'Hostes Humani Generis'

March 2009
Sea Power;Mar2009, Vol. 52 Issue 3, p4
The article reflects on the new U.S. plan to combat piracy. It opines that the plan document titled "Countering Piracy off the Horn of Africa: Partnership and Action Plan," released in January 2009 specifically targets the lucrative hijacking-for ransom business of Somali pirates. It comments that the Action Plan narrows the focus of operations, tailoring the U.S. response to the specific threats posed off the Horn of Africa.


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