, Volume 67, Number 6

Commodore Michiel B. Hijmans
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Commodore Michiel B. Hijmans is the former commanding officer of NATO’s Standing Maritime Groep 2 from June 2010 - June 2011. During this period he led NATO’s Piracy Operation Ocean Shield Jul 2010-Aug 2010 and Dec 2010-June 2011.

Piracy is big business, and will be crushed by economic means.

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