west africa piracy

Thursday, September 15, 2011
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Piracy’s “emerging market” grows: Nearly two dozen sailors taken hostage off West Africa

A product tanker with 23 crew members was hijacked off West Africa according a report by the International Maritime Bureau. The report says that a group of

September 15, 2011
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Saturday, September 3, 2011
UN Security Council concerned over West Africa piracy

UN Security Council concerned over West Africa piracy

The Security Council this week voiced concern over increasing incidents of maritime piracy, armed robbery and reports of hostage-taking in the Gulf of Guinea,

September 3, 2011
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Monday, August 8, 2011
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Piracy’s Emerging Market: The Gulf of Guinea

– By David Rider, Neptune Maritime Security Despite the best efforts of the world’s navies and EU NAVFOR in particular, piracy in the Indian

August 8, 2011
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