Monday, May 4, 2009
Off-Shore Bases to Combat Piracy
An instructor at the U.S. Naval Academy has written an article on how to combat piracy in the Gulf of Aden and off the Somalia coast. He proposes several solutions but one of interest is the establishment of off-shore bases from which naval and maritime security forces could operate from. Read more in the article "To stop the pirates, build a network of off-shore bases", Forbes, April 20, 2009. To learn more about maritime security and how to defeat piracy click here.