Wednesday, May 20, 2009

Piracy - Arming Merchant Ship Crews?

The debate continues about how to solve the piracy problem. Some mariners believe efforts should be made to either arm and train merchantmen or to put Marines on board the merchant ships. Others believe that issues of safety and liability come into play. ("To arm or not? Merchant crews divided on utility", Kennebec Journal, April 14, 2009).

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