"It is not easy to louis vuitton outlet online bring people from a vessel that was being hijacked," said the EU diplomat, citing the example of an Iranian dhow, which was recently rescued from a piracy activity but the suspects could not be brought to trial. Briet said winning the war against piracy in Somalia was more dependent on the louis vuitton handbags outlet current political situation in Mogadishu. "We are involved in fighting the root-cause of the problem on land. There are few states willing to prosecute the suspected pirates, that is why the EU has spent 387 million euros (511 U.S. dollars) since 2008 for aid, health, education, replica louis vuitton bags teacher training, civil society and insecurity," Briet said. Five European vessels are currently involved in the fight against piracy in the Gulf of Aden. But the Somali pirates have tended to move towards the Arabian Sea.