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Why the whole world silent for the Somali Pirates?Every day or other they are taking people hostage,asking ransom and making
shipment dangerous.THE WHOLE WORLD TOLERATING AND NOT CRUSHING THEM?

Tags: pirates, crushing, somali pirates
Asked by Ashish, 15 Dec '09 10:20 pm
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That's why they r called "Pirates"......

Neither he Mongols nor the English, the world's mightiest armies- couldn't "crush" pirates. Local knowhow, fast mobility and ability to blend in w/ civilians is what sets pirates apart from an armed force.

We all know Somalia is in anarchy. And still, shipping corporates 'round da world choose this seaborne route in order to avoid paying transit tax as u would have to in a country w/a working govt. OF COURSE people are going to attack u in an anarchy enviro if u move crores worth of logistics in that vicinity!!!!!!!!

It is not rite what pirates are not doing but then using Sumaila as a free for all transit zone and dumping yard w/o paying a paisa to the people there is also not all that "moral." Just because the country is in anarchy, shippin conglamorates use that area as a free logistic transit zone, whereas in other countries w/o anarchy u have to pay transit fees.

Karma is a mofo. If ppl desiring to use Somalia as a dump yard c ...more
Answered by A Moin, 05 Jan '10 10:38 pm

 
  
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Action is on....better than only noise
Answered by Sumit Basu, 16 Dec '09 06:27 am

 
  
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