TITLE

Troubled Waters

PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Conde Nast Traveler;Jan2006, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p80
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the shooting of the ultra-luxury ship Seaborn Spirit, approximately eighty miles off the coast of Somalia. It marked the first time that the growing problem of high seas piracy crossed from the cargo trade to the cruise industry. Security experts said that cruise ship passengers have little cause for panic.
ACCESSION #
19385983

 

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