al Shabaab take over former pirate town.
Somali militants seize small port in Puntland region
By Abdiqani Hassan
Somali al Shabaab fighters have seized a small port in the semi-autonomous Puntland region, the ...
Recent seizure by CMF prompts security hike.
Somalia: Puntland to boost surveillance after weapons haul off Oman
GAROWE, Somalia-Puntland government in northern Somalia has issued new orders in a bid to boost surveillance ...
Concerns that foreign fleets are destroying fish stocks.
The link between illegal fishing and piracy in Somalia
When Siad Barre’s government collapsed in 1991 Somalia was plunged into violence and left ...
Flotillas from Yemen, Iran and South Korea are breaching international maritime law and plundering the country’s rich fishing grounds.
Somalia threatened by illegal fishermen after west chases away pirates
Catrina Stewart in ...
Accusations made in Somaliland media.
Puntland abducts four Iranian fishing vessels in Las Qoray
LAS QORAY– Puntland Marine forces have launched a surprise raid today in Las Qoray and abducted four Iranian ...
MV Royal Grace one of the last two successful merchant hijacks by pirate leader, Isse Yuluh.
Exclusive Trailer For ‘The Somali Project’ Depicts the Battle Against Hijackers
Written by Jordan Raup
After narrative ...
Puntland Maritime Police Force has excellent pedigree against piracy.
Somalia: Puntland capable of securing maritime routes alone-Official
Puntland Anti-Piracy Agency Director Abdirizak Mohamed Ahmed (Ducaysane) on Thursday said, Puntland will be capable ...
Piracy dormant, Somalis say.
Somalia warns of return to piracy
In northern Somalia, government officials are warning of a revival of piracy, unless foreign nations - and the naval armada patrolling ...
Vessel fishing illegally in Puntland waters.
Yemen fishing vessel sinks off Somalia Coast
A Yemen-owned fishing vessel has sank off the coast of Somalia’s Puntland autonomy state, with efforts to rescue crew ...
Clamp down on IUU fishing.
Private Company granted license to patrol Puntland waters
Puntland Government in northern Somalia granted private company, Somali Security Service (SSS) a license to patrol territorial waters against ...
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