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Synonyms for piracy

Synonyms for piracy

hijacking on the high seas or in similar contexts

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Piracy Against Piracy sends a strong message to everyone on the effects and realities of piracy in the industry and the people who work hard to keep it alive.
Perera also said it is good that the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) had been neutralised, else there would have been piracy in the region by them.
Why did piracy begin in Somalia is a pertinent question before going into the details of how it has been successfully countered now?
Citing the great variety of issues that piracy raises across a number of areas--national, transnational and international law and policy--this book seeks to clarify conceptual elements, highlight national, regional and international counter-piracy approaches, and place emerging legal issues in their policy context, as well as raise broader questions about the direction of both the relevant law and policy.
The fourth annual public-private counter piracy conference is being held by Ministry of Foreign Affairs and global marine terminal operator DP World.
Transas Marine has added a Piracy Information Overlay (PIO) to its Navigation product portfolio.
NAyROBy (CyHAN)- The Kenyan government said the establishment Anti-Piracy Unit (APU) has significantly reduced piracy incidents along the Indian Ocean coastline.
Building capacity in the region includes countering piracy in the short term through effective security initiatives, including co-ordination between international navies and merchant vessels, and longer term initiatives that support the development of local communities, said a statement.
The UAE is investing millions in Somali schools to prevent children falling into a life of piracy and crime, a senior government official will tell an international conference.
INSURANCE COMPANIES continue to provide piracy cover to ships traveling in the troubled Horn of Africa regions, but piracy remains a "significant problem," Neil Smith, head of underwriting for the Lloyd's Market Association told Congress.
Maritime piracy has a tremendous financial and human cost was noted, in a special event on piracy, in the Athens office of the European Parliament.
Piracy off the coast of Somalia, a problem that has emerged from the instability of the country's economic, social, and political sectors, threatens international security, the global economy, and American citizens and commercial interests.
Piracy is growing international problem which reflects on shipowners, insurance companies, economic activities of neighbouring countries, whole shipping industry and finally on the whole world economy.
In its continued efforts to further advance public-private coordination to counter the growing threat of maritime piracy, the United Arab Emirates, in a partnership between the UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs and global ports operator DP World, will convene its second public-private international counter piracy conference in Dubai, on 27-28 June.