Journals Higher Education



Published: 15 April 2011

384 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199609529

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Piracy and Armed Robbery at Sea

The Legal Framework for Counter-Piracy Operations in Somalia and the Gulf of Aden

Robin Geiss and Anna Petrig

  • The first monograph to specifically and comprehensively deal with the legal regime pertaining to piracy underway in Somalia and the Gulf of Aden
  • Provides a sophisticated legal analysis of the complexities surrounding the counter-piracy operations in the region
  • Details the evolution of the international law relating to piracy and armed robbery at sea, placing the current operations in context