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UN’s Lazzarini on Somaliland Airspace But Not UNMAS Bax & US

UN’s Lazzarini on Somaliland Airspace But Not UNMAS Bax & US By Matthew Russell Lee UNITED NATIONS, May 26, more here — After the UN system unilaterally transferred Somaliland airspace to Mogadishu, UN flights were suspended until Turkish brokered talks … Continue reading

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Kilimanjaro Signs Somalia Security Memorandum

Kilimanjaro Signs Somalia Security Memorandum Marketwired 13 May 2014 08:00 BELIZE CITY, BELIZE–(Marketwired – May 13, 2014) – The directors and management of Kilimanjaro Capital (GXG:KCAP)(OTC PINK:KIMJF) are pleased to announce the signing of a Memorandum between the Company and … Continue reading

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Privatizing the struggle against Somali piracy

Small Wars & Insurgencies Volume 24, Issue 1, 2013 Privatizing the struggle against Somali piracy Scott Fitzsimmonsa* pages 84-102 Abstract Pirate attacks against commercial vessels in the Western Indian Ocean and nearby seas reached an unprecedented level in 2011. Despite … Continue reading

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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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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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Why is Montreal’s GardaWorld on the outs in both Afghanistan and Iraq?

Why is Montreal’s GardaWorld on the outs in both Afghanistan and Iraq? The enemy unseen Mar 17, 2014 Matthew McClearn 0 (Photos by Andrew Quilty/Oculi for Canadian Business) In Afghanistan unseen forces can change your life in an instant. They … Continue reading

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Anchors to protect sailors

February 20, 2014 Updated: February 20, 2014 02:53 IST Anchors to protect sailors Praveen Swami AP The International Maritime Bureau’s figures show that piracy has reached a six-year low. File Photo India has opposed security guards on ships saying it … Continue reading

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EU Navfor catches pirates that launched first attack of 2014

EU Navfor catches pirates that launched first attack of 2014 Written by defenceWeb, Wednesday, 22 January 2014 The European Union Naval Force (EU Navfor) in cooperation with Japanese forces has apprehended five suspected pirates thought to be responsible for the … Continue reading

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ICS paper looks at lessons learned on piracy

ICS paper looks at lessons learned on piracy Peter Hinchcliffe JANUARY 13, 2014 — A paper issued by the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) draws on the international shipping industry’s experience of Somali-based piracy from 2007 to 2013. ICS Secretary … Continue reading

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Firm tackling Somali piracy expecting £12m turnover

By Alex Bell Firm tackling Somali piracy expecting £12m turnover 6 Jan 2014 05:55 More than 120 specialist security consultants – ex-Royal Marine contractors – deliver Port2Port’s services across the globe. View gallery

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