Protecting Sea Lanes and Maritime Installations in the Western Indian Ocean against Terrorism and Piracy: Beyond Atalanta

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Stefan Kirchner

University of Lapland, Arctic Centre

Date Written: 2015

Abstract

Piracy has been a problem off the coast of Somalia for some time. The European Union has responded to this challenge with Operation Atalanta. This article looks beyond this particular operation and tries to draw conclusions for future counter-piracy and counter-terrorism efforts.

Keywords: Piracy, Terrorism, Somalia, Operation Atalanta, European Union

JEL Classification: K33

Suggested Citation

Kirchner, Stefan, Protecting Sea Lanes and Maritime Installations in the Western Indian Ocean against Terrorism and Piracy: Beyond Atalanta (2015). Willamette Journal of International Law and Dispute Resolution, Vol. 22, 2015, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3499598

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