Piracy and the armed deterrent
- Tuesday 30 August 2011, 18:14
ON May 16, 2011 a US military helicopter opened fire on a skiff attacking crude carrier Artemis Glory in the Gulf of Oman, killing four suspected pirates.Although the US forces were not directly fired upon, the engagement took place under a term called ‘extended unit...
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