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Maritime safety

  • OSAIL Update

    August 21, 2018

    OSAIL Update

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  • Pirates, Buccaneers and Privateers : Concepts of International Law

    January 6, 2012

    Establishing an authoritative definition of “piracy” in international law has always been rather problematic. The definition is relevant, because any confusion in terminology invariably leads to debates between State sovereignty and universal jurisdiction over crimes at sea. The various international law meanings of piracy are derived from, among others, international treaties, and various municipal law meanings are defined by statutes and State practice.

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