Captain Crooks

December 2008
Newsweek;12/1/2008, Vol. 152 Issue 22, p10
The article discusses the historical prevalence of pirates and pirating on the seas and the conditions that have led to increased pirating in 2008, such as poverty and the lack of government intervention. A map including Somalia and statistics concerning Somalian piracy including attacks, vessels taken, and hostages still held, is supplied.


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