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Sharing his thoughts on port and maritime security in the Asian Pacific, Commodore RS Vasan (Retd), Head, Strategy and Security Studies, Center for Asia Studies, recently joined us for a Q&A session. With a spotlight on anti-piracy measures from the role of multinational military forces and armed guards to the current situation off Somalia and the shipping industry\'s responses to countering piracy, Commodore RS Vasan offered a detailed and refreshing look at piracy today.
Just how significant is piracy? As on date nearly 39 vessels of all description and over 573 merchantmen are held in custody.