The shambles of so-called maritime security today


Tags: Piracy

John Dalby
09/06/2012

Given the lack of piracy activity over the past two months, it is perhaps an appropriate time to take stock of the Indian Ocean piracy issue. As the entire maritime industry, governments and international bodies continue chasing their own tails (with the inevitable consequences), I would like to address the shambles that has become what is laughingly called "Maritime Security." The purpose of this comment is not to regale anyone reading this with facts and figures – many of those...
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