Tags » Gulf Of Aden

Climate Change and the Horn of Africa, Part 1

This is part 1 on a series exploring climate change and its impact on the horn. This, not comprehensive, piece will reflect climate changes impact on the people of Somalia. 878 more words


UNHCR: Significant Increase in Deaths at Sea Off Yemen Coincides with Increasing Numbers of Migrants Reaching Yemen by Boat

Excerpts from UNHCR press statement 17 Oct. 2104: “[T]here has been a sharp increase this year in the number of migrants and asylum-seekers losing their lives in attempts to get to Yemen, mainly from the Horn of Africa, with more deaths at sea in 2014 than in the last three years combined. 158 more words


Indonesia Natural Answer to Asian Piracy


In the first nine months of 2011, 352 pirate-related incidents took place across the globe (though it is worth mentioning that an estimated two-thirds of such incidents are slipped under the radar… 664 more words

Pirating the Pirates: The Somali ‘actors’ making thousands

Blockbuster films such as Pirates of the Caribbean may be huge box-office draws, but the actors involved aren’t the only ones making a living playing pirates on-screen. 487 more words


Chinese destroyer docks in Iran, first such visit

Adm. Hossein Azad, naval base chief in the southern port of Bandar Abbas, said the four-day visit that began Saturday saw the two navies sharing expertise in the field of marine rescue.

124 more words