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An African Arms Race: Full Speed Ahead?

by Paul Pryce. With degrees in political science from both sides of the pond, Paul Pryce has previously worked as Senior Research Fellow for the Atlantic Council of Canada’s Canadian Armed Forces program, as a Research Fellow for the OSCE … Continue reading

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Maritime Herausforderungen der NATO

Die Dissertation “Maritime Herausforderungen der NATO: Strategische Auswirkungen und die Effektivität des Handelns” von Felix F. Seidler ist nun im Peter Lang Verlag erschienen. Die Dissertation kann als Print oder Ebook über die Verlagshomepage oder bei Amazon erworben werden. Auf … Continue reading

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A Comprehensive Anti-piracy Strategy

In January 2015, CIMSEC announced a High School Scholarship Essay Contest. This article by Griffin Cannon won the second prize in the contest. Cannon is a senior at the Vermont Commons School in South Burlington, Vermont. As a graduating senior … Continue reading

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Maritime Piracy – A Global Issue

In January 2015, CIMSEC announced a High School Scholarship Essay Contest. This article by Steel Templin won the first prize in the contest. Steel is a senior from South Lake High School in Groveland, Florida. He is active in Key … Continue reading

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The South Sudanese Conflict and the Pirates of the Nile

by Paul Pryce. Paul Pryce is a Junior Research Fellow at the Atlantic Council of Canada. With degrees in political science from universities on both sides of the pond, he has previously worked in conflict resolution as a Research Fellow … Continue reading

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Pirates, pirogues and politicians: The politics of fishing in Africa

by Peter Dörrie (Homepage / Twitter). The story of maritime fishing in Africa is often told as a simple one. On the one side are the continent’s countless artisanal fishermen and women who have plied the seas for hundreds of … Continue reading

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Sea Control 52 – EUCAP NESTOR and Piracy

A new voice! James Bridgers, Director of Publications at CIMSEC, is filling in for Matthew Hipples. He talks with Marko Hekkens, a Captain of the Royal Netherlands Navy on the EU project EUCAP NESTOR. EUCAP NESTOR is a civilian mission … Continue reading

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Sea Control 21 – Threat Projection

In episode 21 of Sea Control, Dennis Smith, director of the Project on International Peace and Security from William and Mary, Chris Peterson of the Fletcher School’s Neptune Group, and Alexander Clarke, Principal Researcher of the Phoenix Think Tank talk … Continue reading

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Sea Control 17 – Interview with Rob Young Pelton and Matthew Hipple

In this Episode #17, James Bridger, maritime security consultant and piracy specialist at Delex Systems Inc interviews Robert Young Pelton. Pelton is a journalist and an adventurer, who is known for his interviews with military and political figures in war … Continue reading

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Germany Needs a Permanent Naval Presence in the Indian Ocean

by Felix F. Seidler. Felix is a fellow at the Institute for Security Policy, University of Kiel, Germany and runs the site Seidlers Sicherheitspolitik”. This article was published there at first. The call for more German engagement in international security … Continue reading

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