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2012-09-11 22:20:08

SYDNEY, Sept. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Research into the use of private military security companies in the Indian Ocean has found the fight against Somali-based pirates has become a private battle as global defence cuts reduce naval counter-piracy deployments. The report, 'Pirates and Privateers: Managing the Indian Ocean's Private Security Boom' ( http://www.lowyinstitute.org/publications/pirates-and-privateers-managing-indian-oceans-private-security-boom ) sheds new light on the serious...