Some quick updates on the Somali Piracy situation.
Going through the news, here are some specific contributions to what CBS calls a “global effort” to clamp down on piracy in Somalia: India: “An Indian warship patrolling the seas near the lawless African country responded to a distress call Thursday from the Liberian-registered merchant vessel MV Maud, which said eight armed people on a skiff were approaching it at high speed, the navy said. | Read More »
Censored at AOL: Obama’s Shifting Role in Pirate Drama
Author’s note: The following was originally posted at AOL’s Political Machine blog, but was removed by the editors. The editorial basis cited for rejecting the piece was that the editors could not determine the actual critique of the Obama Administration contained within; and did not agree with the conclusions presented. President Barack Obama was said to be closely monitoring events surrounding the kidnapping of an | Read More »