TITLE

Point: Stabilize Somalia, Politically and Economically, in Order to End Piracy

AUTHOR(S)
DiLascio, Tracey M.
PUB. DATE
March 2016
SOURCE
Points of View: Pirates;3/1/2016, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents an argument in favor of stabilizing the Somali government to reduce piracy in the region. The author argues that military action perpetuates the instability allowing for the expansion of piracy. The motivation of pirates, the effect of political and economic instability on the Somali population, and reactions to military interventions are discussed. It is the author's opinion that the international community should support a permanent solution to security in Somali waters.
ACCESSION #
43288421

 

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