NATO Provides Public Health Education off Somalia

NATO Provides Public Health Education off Somalia

NATO medical personnel have begun conducting public health peer education off the east coast of Somalia in recent weeks, in conjunction with NATO’s counter-piracy Operation OCEAN SHIELD, as part of regional capacity ...

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Somali Students Train aboard HNLMS Van Speijk

Somali Students Train aboard HNLMS Van Speijk

During her recent port visit to Djibouti to replenish food and spare parts, Dutch frigate HNLMS Van Speijk, took ...

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RFA Argus Prepares to Fight Ebola in Sierra Leone

RFA Argus Prepares to Fight Ebola in Sierra Leone

Royal Fleet Auxiliary ship RFA Argus is preparing for a journey to Sierra Leone as part of the UK’s leading role in ...

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India Strengthens Ties with Kenya

India Strengthens Ties with Kenya

Three of the four Indian Naval ships which are on a two-month long Overseas Deployment to East Africa and the South ...

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Somali Coast Guard Conducts Counter-Piracy Training

Basic training of Somali Coast Guard personnel

Task Force 508 of NATO’s counter-piracy Operation Ocean Shield has conducted training with Somali Coast Guard ...

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Indonesia, EU NAVFOR Discuss Counter-Piracy Cooperation

Indonesia, EU NAVFOR Discuss Counter-Piracy Cooperation

On Tuesday 14 October a delegation of senior officers from the Indonesian Defence Forces visited the EU Naval Force ...

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Top News of the Week of Oct 06 – 12, 2014

Top News of the Week of July 14 – 20, 2014

HMS Queen Elizabeth Leaves Babcock Dock in Rosyth, UK HMS Queen Elizabeth was floated out of the Babcock dock in ...

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FGS Lübeck Becomes Part of Operation Atalanta

FGS Lübeck Becomes Part of Operation Atalanta

German Bremen Class Frigate FGS Lübeck joined EU Naval Force Somalia Operation Atalanta on 6 October. She relieved ...

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Gallery: FGS Berlin Carries Out Final RAS

FGS Berlin Carries Out Final RAS

On 5 October, EU Naval Force Warship, FGS Berlin conducted her twenty-first and final Replenishment at Sea (RAS) as ...

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Serbian AVPD Protects World Food Programme Ship

Serbian AVPD Protects World Food Programme Ship

Since 21 September an EU Naval Force Autonomous Vessel Protection Detachment (AVPD) from Serbia has been embarked ...

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RFA Argus to Help Fight Ebola in West Africa

RFA Argus to Help Fight Ebola in West Africa

Merlin helicopters, Royal Marines and the Royal UK Navy’s ‘floating clinic’ RFA Argus will join the fight to stop ...

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Danish MPA CHALLENGER Joins NATO’s Ocean Shield

Danish MPA CHALLENGER Joins NATO's Ocean Shield

A Maritime Patrol Aircraft (MPA) CHALLENGER (CL-604) from the Royal Danish Air Force (RDAF) is currently supporting ...

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EU NAVFOR Commander Strengthens Ties with EU’s Partners

EU NAVFOR Commander Strengthens Ties with EU's Partners

Having taken Operation Command of the EU Naval Force at the end of August, a priority for Major General Martin ...

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HNLMS Van Speijk, FGS Berlin Escort WFP Vessel

Einsatzgruppenversorger BERLIN

EU NAVFOR Warship HNLMS Van Speijk escorted the World Food Programme (WFP) chartered vessel from 21-25 September ...

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Top News of the Week of Sep 29 – Oct 05, 2014

Top News of the Week of July 14 – 20, 2014

USCG Commanding Officer of Activities Europe Temporarily Relieved The US Coast Guard temporarily relieved Capt. ...

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Oman’s Port Sultan Qaboos Welcomes ITS Andrea Doria

Oman's Port Sultan Qaboos Welcomes ITS Andrea Doria

On 28 September, EU Naval Force Flagship ITS Andrea Doria arrived in Port Sultan Qaboos, Muscat, Oman for a busy 4 ...

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ESPS Navarra Carries Out Friendly Approach

ESPS Navarra Carries Out Friendly Approach

Recently, whilst conducting counter-piracy operations in the Gulf of Aden in an area with a large number of fishing ...

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SNMCMG2 Vessels Dock in Algiers, Algeria

ESPS DUERO moors alongside HMS GRIMSBY

Yesterday morning, five NATO ships assigned to Standing NATO Mine Counter-Measures Group TWO (SNMCMG2) arrived in ...

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Yaroslav Mudry Leaves for the Gulf of Aden

Yaroslav Mudry Leaves for the Gulf of Aden

Russian Navy’s Baltic Fleet (BF) frigate “Yaroslav Mudry” (727) left the port of Salalah (Oman) for the Gulf of ...

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Italian Navy Rescues Hundreds of North African Migrants

Italian Navy Rescues Hundreds of North African Migrants

The Italian Navy engaged in three rescue operations saving the lives of hundreds of migrants that reached the ...

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Top News of the Week of Sep 22 – 28, 2014

Top News of the Week of July 14 – 20, 2014

US and UK Order Tomahawk Missiles from Raytheon Raytheon Co., Tucson, Arizona, is being awarded a ...

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NATO and Japan Engage in Joint Counter-Piracy Drill

NATO and Japan Engage in Joint Counter-Piracy Drill

NATO and Japan conducted a joint counter-piracy drill in the Gulf of Aden on Thursday, 25 September 2014, to test ...

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ITS Andrea Doria, CNS Changbaishan Meet in the Gulf of Aden

ITS Andrea Doria, CNS Changbaishan Meet in the Gulf of Aden

On Monday 22 September the EU Naval Force flagship, ITS Andrea Doria, met the Chinese Navy ship, CNS Changbaishan, ...

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ESPS Navarra Continues Counter-Piracy Patrols

Petroleo en la Mar

EU Naval Force frigate, ESPS Navarra, has resumed her counter-piracy patrols in the Indian Ocean after a short ...

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Commanding Officer of South Korean Destroyer Boards ITS ...

Commanding Officer of South Korean Destroyer Boards ITS Andrea Doria

On Thursday 18 September the Force Commander of the European Union’s counter-piracy Operation Atalanta, Rear ...

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