Recently expressed U.S. interest in encouraging commercial shippers to rely on private security companies against pirates is a matter of concern, both in practical terms and in fundamental terms of “who does what” at sea.
"A Private Security Solution to Somali Piracy?—The U.S. Call for Private Security Engagement and the Implications for Canada,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 63
, Article 8.
Available at: http://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol63/iss4/8