July 25, 2012
Born in 1974, and after having legally changed his name to Kim Dotcom in 2002, Mr Schmitz is an important German-Finnish businessman remembered for having founded the famous website Megaupload ..
February 06, 2012
The severity of piracy has been demonstrated by recently released figures which state that in 2011 there were 176 attacks in the Gulf of Aden and Indian Ocean alone. These piracy attacks also led to ..
November 03, 2011
The UK’s prime minister, David Cameron, has recently announced a change in the legislation which would allow the use of guns and other kinds of weapons on British merchant ships. In fact, UK is .
October 06, 2011
Terrible news don’t seem to end in the Horn of Africa, where events are getting increasingly serious and tougher for Somali people, following the last of a series of terrorist attacks that took .
August 04, 2011
Piracy is becoming more of an international issue in recent years, as it does not seem to stop expanding its area of influence beyond the Horn of Africa, according to the latest news coming from the ..
July 01, 2011
Remember the American man and the three Britons who got caught with over $3m, brought into Somalia to pay a ransom to pirates? Luckily they have been released, with the government keeping all the ..
June 22, 2011
Piracy has become a matter of concern in the past few years due to the events that took place off the coast of Somalia. Attacks have rapidly increased since 2005: pirates seem more organized than ..