Why are people suprised about the Somali Pirates?

When for years countries like Russia and China were dumping nuclear waste off the coast of Somalia, killing and diseasing the natives? http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/4312553.stm Spain doing illegal fishing off the Somali Coast, cutting off buisness for many fisherman, and also killing off fishermen they... show more When for years countries like Russia and China were dumping nuclear waste off the coast of Somalia, killing and diseasing the natives?
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/4312553.stm

Spain doing illegal fishing off the Somali Coast, cutting off buisness for many fisherman, and also killing off fishermen they see?
http://english.people.com.cn/90001/90777/6237430.html

and Basically forcing the somalis to do a american gov't, foolishly allowing own of their enemies (Ethiopia) to "help" the citizens when they know damn well that they will take advantage of this sitution?
Destroying the one stable gov't they had in 19 years and living the country in chaos?
http://baltimorechronicle.com/2007/061307Floyd.shtml

I think the Somali Pirates started because of all of this, at first to protect their waters and then turned corrupt. Why doesn't the news tell of this, rather stating that somalians are doing this just because their "african muslims"?

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