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Port of Doraleh, Djibouti, one of the key points in the Red Sea Arena. (Photo/Evan Schneider/UN/Flickr).

As Geopolitical Interest In The Red Sea Grows, Lessons From Other Maritime Hotspots Will Be Key To Its Stability

Concerns about Red Sea security are high right now due in part to Yemens civil war.


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Past protest against Somali pirates. (Photo/ Dale Sundstrom/Flickr).

East African Piracy Escalates Sharply, Jumping To 54 In 2017 – Up From 27 In 2016

Blame the spike partly on complacency in the shipping industry, as vessels have cut down on self-protection measures