Counter-piracy operation welcomes new force commander

The EU-led counter-piracy operation off the coast of Somalia has welcomed a new force commander in a ceremony held ...

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US amphibious drill off Djibouti canceled after two crashes

US Navy and Marine Corps have cancelled the Alligator Dagger amphibious drill taking place off Djibouti after two ...

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US Navy, Marine Corps kick off Alligator Dagger

Naval Amphibious Force, Task Force 51/5th Marine Expeditionary Brigade has begun a two-week amphibious training ...

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USS Carney concludes Mediterranean, Black Sea patrols

US Navy’s forward-deployed guided-missile destroyer USS Carney (DDG 64) completed a four-month patrol in the ...

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The Netherlands stops contributing to EUTM Somalia

The Netherlands stopped supplying personnel for the European Union Training Mission Somalia (EUTM Somalia) as of ...

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German MPRA returns to Djibouti

A German P-3C Orion maritime patrol and reconnaissance aircraft (MPRA) and its crew have returned to Djibouti to ...

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Obangame Express kicks off in Gabon

Obangame Express, an exercise sponsored by US Africa Command (AFRICOM) and designed to improve regional ...

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Dutch naval ships will not take part in Atalanta in 2018

Dutch naval vessels will not participate in the European Union’s counter-piracy operation Atalanta off the ...

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South African Navy picks SAS for Project Hotel vessel build

South African defense procurement agency ARMSCOR has finalized negotiations with South African Shipyards (SAS) for ...

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Damen to build inshore patrol vessels for South African Navy

South African defense procurement agency Armscor has awarded Damen a contract for the construction of three inshore ...

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Iwo Jima ARG ships enter US 6th Fleet AOR

US Navy ships from the Iwo Jima amphibious ready group (ARG) entered the US 6th Fleet area of operations together ...

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Exercise Cutlass Express comes to a close

The seventh iteration of the annual maritime exercise Cutlass Express 2018 concluded in Seychelles on February 7. ...

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Cutlass Express 2018 begins in Djibouti

The international maritime law enforcement exercise Cutlass Express 2018 kicked off in Djibouti, January 31, under ...

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Canadian coastal defense vessels deploy to West Africa

Royal Canadian Navy coastal defense vessels HMCS Summerside and HMCS Kingston got underway from Halifax on January ...

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USS Ross in live fire drills with Royal Moroccan Navy

The US Navy’s forward-deployed Arleigh Burke-class destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71) joined Royal Moroccan Navy ...

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