HomePage
 




 


 

ISSN 2083-6473
ISSN 2083-6481 (electronic version)
 

 

 

Editor-in-Chief

Associate Editor
Tomasz Neumann
 

Published by
TransNav, Faculty of Navigation
Gdynia Maritime University
3, John Paul II Avenue
81-345 Gdynia, POLAND
www http://www.transnav.eu
e-mail transnav@am.gdynia.pl
The Somali Piracy New or Old Challenge for International Community
1 Polish Naval Academy, Gdynia, Poland
ABSTRACT: Nowadays it is obvious that maritime transport is the core element of word economy so each disturbance in the world shipping can create more or less serious problems for world economy, especially now when the world crises appeared. The piracy activities showed that shipping safety in the Gulf of Aden and waters around the Somalia should be considered as an international problem. The Somali piracy has complex reasons, so it is not easy to provide safety of shipping in this region without wide spectrum of action and international cooperation. The paper presents analyze of piracy root in Somalia, the development of piracy activities and steps of international community which should be taken to provide safety and secure shipping in this region.
REFERENCES
Blackwater in London to woo ship-owner clients, Lloyd’s List, 3 December 2008
CIA world factbook
Fish T., EU prepares to deploy first naval talk force to Somalia, Jane’s Navy International December 2008
Frank J., China advised to join anti-piracy naval force, Lloyd’s List, 5 December 2008
Frank J., Ethiopian army withdrawal set to weaken pirates, Lloyd’s List 4 December 2008
ICC International Maritime Bureau, Piracy and armed robbery against ships annual report 2007
Kuźmicz M., ONZ kontra piraci, Gazeta Wyborcza, 18 grudnia 2008
Newell C., Interview with Commodore Bob Davidson Com-mander of CTF 150, Jane’s Defence Weekly, 17 Septem-ber 2008
Osler D., Owners may reflag to ensure naval protections, Lloyd’s List 3 December 2008
Osler D., Manufacturer hits back at sonic failure claims, Lloyd’s List, 9 December 2008
Osler D., Flags undecided over armed guards. Lloyd’s List 12 December 2008
Reyes B., Are armed guards the silver bullet solutions to pira-cy?, Lloyd’s List, 4 December 2008
Somali pirates: Sea bandits or coastguards, http://www.alarabiya.net/articles/2008/12/14/61990.
Zoro C., Naval cooperation key to Somali anti-piracy effort, Jane’s Defence Weekly, 26 November 2008
Zoro C., More patrol aircraft needed “to counter Somali piracy threats, Jane’s Defence Weekly, 3 December 2008
http://bbs.keyhole.com/ubb/showflat.php/Cat/0/Number /1242871/an/0/page/0
http://geography.about.com/library/cia/blcsomalia.htm
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/7650415.stm
http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/world/war/ somalia.htm
Citation note:
Duda D., Szubrycht T.: The Somali Piracy New or Old Challenge for International Community. TransNav, the International Journal on Marine Navigation and Safety of Sea Transportation, Vol. 3, No. 3, pp. 345-352, 2009

Other publications of authors:


File downloaded 783 times








Important: TransNav.eu cookie usage
The TransNav.eu website uses certain cookies. A cookie is a text-only string of information that the TransNav.EU website transfers to the cookie file of the browser on your computer. Cookies allow the TransNav.eu website to perform properly and remember your browsing history. Cookies also help a website to arrange content to match your preferred interests more quickly. Cookies alone cannot be used to identify you.
Akceptuję pliki cookies z tej strony