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Saturday, June 1, 2013

No hijacking by Somali pirates in nearly a year, Western Powers continue Toxic Dumping And Piracy

English: I have taken an image of the MV Faina...
Somali pirates(Photo credit: Wikipedia)
The fight against Somali pirates has been so effective that they haven't been able to mount a successful hijacking in nearly a year, the chair of the global group trying to combat the pirates said Thursday.
U.S. diplomat Donna Leigh Hopkins credits the combined efforts of international naval forces and stepped-up security on ships including the use of armed guards. But there are also other factors including the jailing of some 1,140 Somali pirate in 21 countries "which started deglamorizing piracy," she said.   Yahoo! Finance

Also read:

Somalia: Western Toxic Dumping And Piracy
Secret US policy is the real story behind the Somali Pirates
Analysis: Somalia Piracy Began in Response to Illegal Fishing and Toxic Dumping by Western Ships off Somali Coast
Prison life for Somali pirates: sewing, gardening and a little basketball - The Globe and Mail
At least 34 convicted pirates are locked away in the remote city of Hargeisa, capital of the self-declared nation of Somaliland, where the United Nations is trying to teach them useful trades: tailoring, welding, brick-making, computer skills and gardening. In their leisure time, the pirates play basketball in the dusty prison yard.
Somali pirates have not mounted a successful hijacking for nearly a year - CSMonitor.com
Huge decline in hijackings by Somali pirates - Africa - World - The Independent
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