Please join us for a discussion of John-Clark Levin and John J. Pitney’s book, Private Anti-Piracy Navies: How Warships for Hire are Changing Maritime Security.
The 21st Century has seen a sharp rise in privatization of the military, especially of logistics and security functions during the U.S.-led wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. The outbreak of Somali piracy that started in 2008 has prompted a similar revolution in maritime security. Come hear author John-Clark Levin’s fascinating talk on this startling trend!
Light refreshments will be available.