TITLE

Raising the Ransoms

AUTHOR(S)
Hosenball, Mark
PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
Newsweek (Pacific Edition);4/27/2009 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 153 Issue 17, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses Somali piracy and examines the implications of the U.S. Navy's decision to kill three Somali pirates. According to the article, the pirates had been treating captives relatively well, but may no longer do so because of the killings. The effects of the killings on ransom prices and shipping insurance are also explored.
ACCESSION #
39344419

 

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