Wednesday, July 8, 2009
Many Global Piracy Events Not Reported
Many piracy events are not reported by the merchant ship owners and operators for a variety of reasons to include insurance costs, customer wariness, and more. This has the effect of not raising public awareness of the dangers of piracy worldwide. Many of these unreported events take place on the coast of Nigeria. Read more in "Global piracy: the hidden side", The Associated Press, July 7, 2009.