Are offshore patrol vessels the solution to Africa's maritime threats?

James Fahey
Posted: 06/18/2014

The acquisition of Offshore Patrol Vessels (OPVs) by African states has attracted significant attention. But are such vessels truly the answer to Africa's issues? A series of questions must be asked to determine their suitability including what threat are they being used to reduce, can they be operated efficiently, are they able to be maintained

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James Fahey
Posted: 06/18/2014

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