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State Interests and the Problem of Piracy: Comparing U.S. and UK Approaches to Maritime PMSCs

State Interests and the Problem of Piracy: Comparing U.S. and UK Approaches to Maritime PMSCs Renée de Neversa* pages 153-166 Received: 18 Aug 2014 Accepted: 22 Dec 2014 Published online: 19 May 2015 Abstract The U.S. and the UK supported … Continue reading

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SAFE PASSAGE: PRIVATE SECURITY AND THE DECLINE OF SOMALI PIRACY

SAFE PASSAGE: PRIVATE SECURITY AND THE DECLINE OF SOMALI PIRACY Source: Journal of Public & International Affairs . 2015, Issue 1, p77-87. 11p. Author(s): Dantas, Jordan Abstract: Pirate attacks off the coast of Somalia have declined precipitously since 2011. Various … Continue reading

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PMCs on the High Seas: The Solution to Somali Piracy or a Failure to Learn from History?

PMCs on the High Seas: The Solution to Somali Piracy or a Failure to Learn from History?

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Somalia: Who is protecting Somalia’s fishermen?

Somalia: Who is protecting Somalia’s fishermen? [OP-ED] January 5, 2016 By Ahmed AliHe is a maritime professional with an MA in International Maritime Policy and can be contacted on maritime180@gmail.com As Somalia’s waters have become less dangerous for international shipping, … Continue reading

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On the Effectiveness of Private Security Guards on Board Merchant Ships Off the Coast of Somalia — Where is the Piracy? What are the Legal Ramifications

On the Effectiveness of Private Security Guards on Board Merchant Ships Off the Coast of Somalia — Where is the Piracy? What are the Legal Ramifications

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The Security Bazaar: Business Interests and Islamist Power in Civil War Somalia

The Security Bazaar: Business Interests and Islamist Power in Civil War Somalia

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Private Security & Local Politics in Somalia

Private Security & Local Politics in Somalia

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In Search of a Sustainable and Coherent Strategy: Assessing the Kaleidoscope of Counter-piracy Activities in Somalia

In Search of a Sustainable and Coherent Strategy: Assessing the Kaleidoscope of Counter-piracy Activities in Somalia

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Private Military and Security Companies v. International Naval Endeavours v. Somali Pirates: A Security Studies Perspective

Private Military and Security Companies v. International Naval Endeavours v. Somali Pirates: A Security Studies Perspective

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Somalia: Security Guards of 2 Turkish Companies Fought in Somalia

Dalsan Radio (Mogadishu) Somalia: Security Guards of 2 Turkish Companies Fought in Somalia   By Mohamed Omar HusseinOn Monday the security guards of two Turkish construction companies have fought at Wadajir district in Mogadishu. Reliable sources from Wadajir district say … Continue reading

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