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A very dangerous suggestion

A maritime security service provider's statement, that only ships with guards on board could safely rescue refugees, is a step down a very slippery slope

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It said that only commercial ships operating with security personnel onboard should assist in rescuing seaborne refugees. That is some statement and it is absolutely wrong.

IT is not very often that a press release elicits such a strong negative response as one issued last week from Estonia-based maritime security company ESC Global Security.

It said that only commercial ships operating with security personnel onboard should assist in rescuing seaborne