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Piracy And Floating Armouries In The Indian Ocean: Risk Or A Solution? – Analysis

Piracy And Floating Armouries In The Indian Ocean: Risk Or A Solution? – Analysis April 23, 2014 By IPCS By Riddhi K Shah Rising trends in piracy in the Indian Ocean, off the coast of Somalia, over the last few … Continue reading

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PMCS: The End or the Beginning?

April 22, 2014 PMCS: The End or the Beginning? By MarEx Claude Berube, a teacher of naval history at the United Stated Naval Academy, gives his opinions on private military contractors (PMCs): The National Intelligence Council’s report Global Trends 2030: … Continue reading

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Part 2: Whither the PMSC of Asia?

April 21, 2014 Part 2: Whither the PMSC of Asia? By MarEx LT Scott Cheney-Peters, a surface warfare officer in the U.S. Navy Reserve and the former editor of Surface Warfare magazine, gives his opinions private military contractors’ utility and … Continue reading

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Private Anti-Piracy Navies: How Warships for Hire Are Changing Maritime Security

6 Dec 2013 Private Anti-Piracy Navies: How Warships for Hire Are Changing Maritime Security In this video, John-Clark Levin elaborates on his book “Private Anti-Piracy Navies: How Warships for Hire Are Changing Maritime Security.” The text specifically examines how the … Continue reading

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THE PIPER OF PUZHAL

News THE PIPER OF PUZHAL Sunday Mail Lynn Mcpherson By Lynn McPherson 20 April 2014 (c) 2014 Scottish Daily Record & Sunday Mail Ltd BAILED PIRATE BUSTER REVEALS HOW HE SURVIVED THE HELL OF INDIAN JAIL Ex–soldier says playing chanter … Continue reading

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Petition to drop charges against anti-piracy guards to be heard in India’s Madurai court

Petition to drop charges against anti-piracy guards to be heard in India’s Madurai court Baltic Daily – Political/Social News 21 April 2014 10:43 © 2014 Baltic News Service TALLINN, Apr 21, BNS - A petition to drop charges against the seafarers … Continue reading

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Whither the Private Maritime Security Companies of Asia?

April 18, 2014 Whither the Private Maritime Security Companies of Asia? By MarEx LT Scott Cheney-Peters, a surface warfare officer in the U.S. Navy Reserve and the former editor of Surface Warfare magazine, gives his opinions on private maritime security … Continue reading

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Indian court accepts petition to drop charges against anti-piracy guards

Indian court accepts petition to drop charges against anti-piracy guards Baltic Daily – Political/Social News 11 April 2014 12:38, TALLINN, Apr 11, BNS - The high court of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu has accepted a petition to drop charges … Continue reading

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12 detained US ship crew released on bail

12 detained US ship crew released on bail Press Trust of India  |  Tirunelveli  April 4, 2014 Last Updated at 18:00 IST Nearly six months after their arrest on charges of entering Indian waters illegally, twelve Indian crew members of … Continue reading

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Security Guards In Trouble with the Law

March 31, 2014 Security Guards In Trouble with the Law By MarEx In a growing list of legal incidents involving maritime security professionals, Port2Port West Africa has confirmed that two of its security contractors were arrested on March 28 in … Continue reading

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