TITLE

PIRACY IN SOMALIA: A LEGAL ANALYSIS CONCERNING THE PROSECUTION OF PIRATE NEGOTIATORS AND PIRATE FACILITATORS UNDER THE CURRENT US AND INTERNATIONAL FRAMEWORK

AUTHOR(S)
Youngs, Graham T.
PUB. DATE
July 2014
SOURCE
Indiana International & Comparative Law Review;2014, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p809
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article examines the legal enforcement issues concerning targeting of pirate networks and the prosecution of pirate negotiators in Somalia. Topics discussed include effective legal prosecution and incarceration to deter piracy; decline in piracy due to multi-pronged effort from the U.S. and the international community; and 1958 Geneva Convention on the High Seas, and the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS).
ACCESSION #
112479259

 

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