William Lusk shines a light on the threat of maritime piracy and armed robbery in the Caribbean
By William Lusk Program Manager, O.C.E.A.N.S. LLC*
It’s no secret that shipping and port authorities across the Caribbean are constantly faced by threats to their safety and security, ranging from hurricanes and oil spills to theft and smuggling. Two such issues, long regarded as mere anachronisms, are maritime piracy and armed robbery. Although rare in occurrence, the threat is very real.
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