Why do Somali pirates exist?

  1. BakerRambles profile image86
    BakerRamblesposted 6 years ago

    What is the true purpose of the Somali Pirates? Is it because of lack of food, or is it for material gain?

  2. psycheskinner profile image82
    psycheskinnerposted 6 years ago

    Because people there live in a country with no law, little money and a polluted shore line--and wealthy boats floating by.  It would be surprising if *none* of them did turned to theft.