SNMG2 flagship rescues Algerian fishermen adrift at sea

Royal Navy destroyer and NATO SNMG2 flagship HMS Duncan has rescued two Algerian fishermen who had been stranded at ...

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Navies test interoperability in Gulf of Aden

As part of the mission to ensure maritime security in the Gulf of Aden, the Combined Maritime Forces (CMF) have ...

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Germany extends participation in Op Atalanta

Germany has decided to continue its campaign against piracy in the Horn of Africa, the Federal Government said in a ...

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Spanish warships switch places in counter piracy mission

A Spanish offshore patrol vessel replaced an auxiliary oiler as the Spanish Navy contribution to the counter-piracy ...

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USS Iwo Jima, Oak Hill arrive in Jordan for Eager Lion

US Navy amphibious assault ship USS Iwo Jima (LHD 7) and dock landing ship USS Oak Hill (LSD 51) arrived in Aqaba, ...

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ESPS Patiño crew train with Tanzanian Navy

On April 3, EU NAVFOR Spanish Navy replenishment oiler Patiño hosted members of the Tanzanian Navy during a port ...

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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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