US Forces, Beninese Navy Collaborate on Small Boat ...

US Forces, Beninese Navy Collaborate on Small Boat Maintenance

US Marines and Coast Guardsmen from SPMAGTF (Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force) for Crisis ...

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Most Read News, December 8 – 14, 2014

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Pyotr Velikiy Practices Submarine Seeking Skills Pyotr Velikiy, Russian Navy’s fourth Kirov-class battle cruiser, ...

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US, China Begin Counter-Piracy Exercise 15

US, China Begin Counter-Piracy Exercise 15

The U.S. Navy’s guided-missile destroyer USS Sterett (DDG 104) and ships from the Chinese People’s ...

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Pakistan Hosts CTF 150 Commander

Pakistan Hosts CTF 150 Commander

The Commander of Combined Task Force (CTF) 150, Commodore Brian Santarpia, met with senior leaders in Pakistan’s ...

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Counter-Piracy Conference Organized in Bahrain

Counter-Piracy Conference Organized in Bahrain

Representatives from international counter-piracy organisations, as well as nations deploying warships ...

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US Naval Forces Europe-Africa Names Sailor in the Spotlight

US Naval Forces Europe-Africa Names Sailor in the Spotlight

U.S. Naval Forces Europe-Africa (NAVEUR-NAVAF) named Personnel Specialist 1st Class Roger Estrada, from Upland, ...

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ESPS Navarra On Her Way Home after EUNAVFOR Ops

ESPS Navarra On Her Way Home after EUNAVFOR Ops

On 10 December 2014 Spanish Navy warship ESPS Navarra headed for home after completing a deployment with the EU ...

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ESPS Rayo Joins EUNAVFOR

ESPS Rayo Joins EUNAVFOR

On Monday 8 December Spanish warship ESPS Rayo joined the EU Naval Force. The ship will be deployed at sea in the ...

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CTF-150 Commander Visits US Naval Forces Europe-Africa

L-R - Mr Olivier Poulin, CTF-150 Political Advisor, RAdm John Nowell, Cdre Brian Santarpia; Capt Joseph Naman, Director of NAVEUR-NAVAF Maritime Operations Centre

The incoming Commander of the Combined Maritime Forces (CMF) maritime security and counter-terrorism task force, ...

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ESPS Navarra, ITS Andrea Doria Rendezvoused at Sea

ESPS Navarra, ITS Andrea Doria Rendezvoused at Sea

On Friday 5 December EU Naval Force Spanish frigate, ESPS Navarra, rendezvoused at sea with the EU Naval Force ...

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Djibouti Recognizes EU Naval Force Officer

Djibouti Recognizes EU Naval Force Officer

On Sunday 7 December Djiboutian Prime Minister Abdoulkader Kamil Mohamed awarded Commander Bernard Baron (French ...

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Italian Task Force Air Gets New Commander

Italian Task Force Air Gets New Commander

On Tuesday 2 December Colonel Giampaolo Schiavo handed over command of the Djiboutian-based Italian Task Force Air ...

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Most Read News, December 1 – 7, 2014

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HMS Queen Elizabeth Progress on Track UK Defence Secretary Michael Fallon visited Scotland to see the progress ...

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Commanders Discuss EUNAVFOR and French Forces Cooperation

Commanders Discuss EUNAVFOR and French Forces Cooperation

Rear Admiral Rando visited Brigadier-General Philippe Montocchio, the Commander of French Forces in Djibouti. They ...

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HNLMS Van Speijk, BNS Leopold I Conclude EUNAVFOR Ops

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On 30 November 2014 Royal Netherlands Navy warship, HNLMS Van Speijk and Belgian Navy warship, BNS Leopold I, ...

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ESPS Navarra Conducts Friendly Approaches off Somalia

ESPS Navarra Conducts Friendly Approaches off Somalia

Over the past few weeks, the EU Naval Force warship, ESPS Navarra, has carried out several friendly approaches to ...

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New Zealand MPA Departs NATO’s OCEAN SHIELD

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This week the crew of a Maritime Patrol Aircraft (MPA) P-3 Orion from the Royal New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) ...

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USCG, Nigeria to Engage in Maritime Training

US, Nigerian forces train for martitime security

A small team of U.S. Coast Guardsmen joined forces with Marine Corps 1st Lt. Brian Elender, from SPMAGTF Crisis ...

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EUNAVFOR German Frigate FGS Luebeck Visits Madagascar

EUNAVFOR German Frigate FGS Luebeck Visits Madagascar

The Republic of Madagascar welcomed the EU Naval Force German frigate, FGS Luebeck, and her crew in to the port of ...

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UK Navy Merlins Cover 10.000 Miles Fighting against Ebola

UK Navy Merlins Cover 10.000 Miles Fighting against Ebola

Royal Navy helicopters have flown more than 10,000 miles over Sierra Leone in the fight against Ebola. In their ...

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ITS Andrea Doria, Tanzania Carry Out LMCB Training

ITS Andrea Doria, Tanzania Carry Out LMCB Training

During their recent port visit to Dar es Salaam, the EU Naval Force flagship, ITS Andrea Doria conducted Local ...

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New Aircraft Team Takes Over African Counter-Piracy Ops

New Aircraft Team Takes Over African Counter-Piracy Ops

On Tuesday 25 November the outgoing 20th Spanish Maritime Patrol Aircraft Contingent held a Transfer of Authority ...

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Most Read News, November 24 – 30, 2014

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VIDEO: Canada Marks Modernization of the Halifax-Class Frigates The Honourable Rob Nicholson, P.C., Q.C., M.P. for ...

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No Room for Complacency Against Somali Piracy

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The Operation Commander of the EU Naval Force, Major General Martin Smith MBE, visited the Secretary-General of the ...

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Seychelles Coast Guard: Future Plans for New ...

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East African nations have a significant challenge ahead. The past few years have seen an encouraging decline in the ...

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Royal Navy Helicopters Deliver Aid to Continue Ebola Effort

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Royal Navy helicopters have delivered essential materials to Northern Sierra Leone as the part of the UK’s ongoing ...

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BNS Leopold I Holds Maritime Capacity Building with ...

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On 19 and 20 November, during her recent port visit to Dar Es Salam, EU Naval Force warship BNS Leopold I hosted ...

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