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Pirates threaten cruise lines and insurance rates, too

It’s an insurer’s nightmare: Heavily armed pirates, emboldened by their success in capturing cargo vessels, hijack a cruise ship with hundreds of well-heeled passengers and ask for massive ransoms. It hasn’t happened yet, but the recent failed attack on the luxury American cruise liner MS Nautica has shown the threat is real — raising questions about what impact piracy may have on cruise ship insurance costs. Full Story

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