Today, 97 percent of kidnappings at sea take place in the Gulf of Guinea, making this region the piracy hotspot of the world. But why is piracy thriving in these waters?

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41 COMMENTS

  1. They always wanna call them pirates when the real pirates are those on ship stealing their fish their water area their way of survival THE REAL CRIMINAL PIRATES ARE THE PEOPLE ON THIS SHIPS CALLING THE NATIVES CROOKS I'M SO SICK OF THE REAL THUG GANGSTERS STEALING FROM THE POOR

  2. EU fishing companies are operating illegally so they cant reach out to local authorities for help. On the other hand, oil companies are destroying the land and water. MNCs are forcing them to become pirates.
    People love to do safe normal jobs and go back home in the evening instead of becoming pirates.

  3. Pls. Pray the Holy Rosary and Devine Mercy chaplet to free all countries from war, hunger, diseases, climate change, calamities, drugs, prostitution, abortion, divorce, corruption, vices, violence and all evil.pls pray for peace and joy in all families and home….

  4. The pirates are literally sitting ducks on the water coming towards you in broad daylight. Then they climb over the side of the boat as a meat target. There isn't a pirate problem, there is a lack of arms on the ship. These pirate boats have max 5-6ppl on them? They just need some side arms maybe some shotguns. Those pirates can have whatever guns they want, they're a silhouetted target with elevation disadvantage.