Sub-standard ships and human costs of piracy : the case of Captain Prem Kumar
Date of Issue2011
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
The human costs of piracy off the Horn of Africa are mounting with an escalating level of violence and shipowners unwilling to pay higher ransoms while operating sub-standard ships. As the plight of Captain Prem Kumar demonstrates, innocent seafarers suffer most.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS Commentaries ; 130/11