Battling Piracy Around The World In April, the U.S. Navy rescued an American sea captain held by pirates off the coast of Somalia. Since then, pirates have attacked more than a dozen vessels in the region and captured several. NPR examines efforts by the U.S. and other countries to combat high seas robbery.

Pentagon Looks Beyond Force To Counter Piracy

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In Somalia, Piracy Is An Attractive Career Option

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Former Piracy Hot Spot Sees Huge Drop In Attacks

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As Piracy Insurance Gets Pricier, Owners Try Guards

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In Anti-Piracy Fight, Yemen May Be Part Of Problem

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