India wants its waters delisted

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  1. Yusuf

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    India will soon move the maritime safety committee of the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) with a plea to delist its peninsular waters from the list of high risk zones.
     
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    One wonders what are the criteria for listing waters as dangerous?
     
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    More so with Piracy than smuggling. I don't think smuggling constitutes risk like piracy.
     
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    Then US waters should be at the top of that list as there's a lot of illegal stuff that happens in US waters bordering Caribbean.
     
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    ^^ True. Drug mafia, human trafficking and all that.
     

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