'Leaving the Corsair's name to other times:' How to enforce the law of sea piracy in the 21st century through regional international agreements
- 'Leaving the Corsair's name to other times:' How to enforce the law of sea piracy in the 21st century through regional international agreements. Goodman, Timothy H. // Case Western Reserve Journal of International Law;Winter99, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p139
Explicates the prospects of enacting regional international agreements to suppress piracy within Southeast Asia, Africa, and the Americas. Legal-historical background of piracy; Nature of modern-day piracy threat; Policy grounds and elements of regional Piracy Charters; Resultant policy...
- The Open Seas Are Becoming No-Man's-Land. Howell, Llewellyn D. // USA Today Magazine;May99, Vol. 127 Issue 2648, p35
Discusses the occurrence of piracy in the sea. Details on the common strategies of sea pirates during attacks; Common targets of Asian pirates; Major problem in dealing with piracy; Actions taken by international bodies to stop piracy in the sea.
- 'Pirates Plunder at Will in Brazil,' Reuters, December 2, 1997. // Trends in Organized Crime;Summer1998, Vol. 3 Issue 4, p110
Presents an abstract of the article entitled `Pirates Plunder at Will in Brazil,' which appeared in the December 2, 1997 issue of `Reuters.'
- Helen Gibson, 'A Plague of Pirates,' Time, Vol. 150, No. 7,. // Trends in Organized Crime;Summer1998, Vol. 3 Issue 4, p111
Presents an abstract of the article `A Plague of Pirates,' by Helen Gibson which appeared in the August 18, 1997 issue of `Time.'
- SOMALSKI PIRATI - RASTUÄ†I MEÆ‰UNARODNI PROBLEM KOJI TREBA HITNO RIJEÅ ITI. Šošić, Ivan // Nase More;2011, Vol. 58 Issue 1/2, p82
Somalia has been for decades a country on the verge of humanitarian catastrophe with constant inner conflicts hunger and place where only the pirates "reign". "Horn of Africa Pirates" as they have been called in the Gulf of Aden area, seize ships asking for millions of dollars ransom for their...
- PREPARE TO REPEL BOARDERS. Carty, Peter // Accountancy;Sep94, Vol. 114 Issue 1213, p30
The article focuses on piracy as a global problem and its impact on global commerce. The International Maritime Bureau and the International Maritime Organization (IMO) play an important role in monitoring maritime crimes. Nearly 500 piratical acts have been logged by the IMO since it started...
- Asia Fights Piracy. Cottrill, Ken // Traffic World;5/8/2000, Vol. 262 Issue 6, p35
Focuses on the cooperation among a group of Asian nations to combat piracy in the maritime industry. Increase in maritime piracy according to figures released by the International Maritime Bureau of the International Chamber of Commerce; Agreement to increase the exchange of information on...
- Pirates Private and Public. Fabey, Michael // Traffic World;12/7/98, Vol. 256 Issue 10, p26
Focuses on the anti-pirate hit squad, Rapid Response Investigation Service. Role of the service in the investigation of piracy incidents; Cooperation of the service with the law enforcement and ship owners; Complaints filed by the Maritime Bureau and the International Maritime Council against...
- MARITIME TERRORISM IN SOUTHEAST ASIA. Banlaoi, Rommel C. // Naval War College Review;Autumn2005, Vol. 58 Issue 4, p63
Discusses the threat of maritime terrorism in Southeast Asia, with emphasis on the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG). Organizational structure, membership and strategy of ASG; Similarities and differences between terrorists and pirates; Growth of commercial shipping in the region; Philippines' response to...