10 Insane Facts You May Not Know About Somali Pirates

Coast Guard

Originally, the Somali Pirates called themselves their nation’s “Coast Guard,” as they stated their mission was simply to defend the country’s territorial integrity until they could form a new government.

Largest Income

Piracy has turned into Somali’s largest source of income in recent years. These criminals bring in around $200 million annually for their nation. That is more than many businesses in America.