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Authorities nab suspected smugglers in the Mediterranean

European naval units on Saturday apprehended three persons off the coast of Libya suspected of organizing migrant ...

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German ships save 701 migrants in the Mediterranean

Two new members of the Operation Sophia taskforce, German Navy ships Datteln und Werra, saved 701 migrants from the ...

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Combat support ship embarks 1286 rescued from the Med

After a non-governmental organization ship reported spotting around 500 people in a wooden barge, 84 kilometers ...

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Photo of the day: An Admiral hovers over the water

Admirals hanging on a rope meters above water surface is not something sailors would consider a routine procedure. ...

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Irish Navy rescues 111 in the Med. Recovers two deceased

Two migrants died while 111 were rescued when Irish Navy’s offshore patrol vessel LÉ Róisín located a long ...

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German frigate Karlsruhe leaves Op Sophia

Having spent more than 2 months in the Central Mediterranean Sea as part of EUNAVFOR MED operation Sophia efforts ...

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German Navy rescues over 500 migrants in the Mediterranean

German Navy’s combat support ship Frankfurt am Main has rescued over 500 migrants from the Mediterranean Sea ...

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Spanish frigate Numancia returns from Op Sophia deployment

Spanish Navy’s Santa María-class frigate ‘Numancia’ (F-83) returned to Rota Naval Base after a four-month ...

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FGS Karlsruhe, HMS Enterprise rescue 294 in the Med

Royal Navy ship Enterprise worked with the German frigate FGS Karlsruhe on May 24 to save 294 migrants some 90 km ...

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Spanish frigates swap places in Op Sophia

Reina Sofia

Spanish Navy frigate Reina Sofía (F-84) departed Rota Naval Base yesterday, May 18, to relieve ESPS Numancia, ...

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587 migrants rescued in Mediterranean Sea

European naval vessels rescued a total of 587 migrants trying to reach Europe in five unseaworthy boats. In the ...

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EU High Representative visits Operation Sophia flagship

High Representative of the European Union and Vice President of the European Commission, Federica ...

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Ireland to send three vessels to the Mediterranean

The Irish government has approved a proposal from the Minister of Defence for the deployment of an Irish Naval ...

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German corvette leaves EUNAVFOR's Operation Sophia

German Navy corvette FGS Ludwigshafen am Rhein has bid farewell to ships from EUNAVFOR’s operation in the ...

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German combat support ship rescues 105 in the Mediterranean

German Navy’s combat support ship EGV Frankfurt am Main, part of EUNAVFOR’s Op Sophia mission saved 105 ...

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EUNAVFOR boasts Op Sophia results

Since EUNAVFOR’s mission to tackle human trafficking and smuggling in the Central Mediterranean Sea and off ...

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FGS Karlsruhe heads for Med and Op Sophia

FGS Karlsruhe

German Navy’s Bremen-class frigate FGS Karlsruhe is scheduled to leave its homeport Wilhelmshaven on March 18 ...

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SNS Triglav departs Operation Sophia in the Med

Slovenian patrol ship SNS Triglav departed EUNAVFOR’s Mediterranean operation Sophia and headed home after ...

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Op Sophia: 208 migrants rescued off Libya

op sophia

Op Sophia vessels, assisted by the Spanish air force aircraft Vigma D-4 rescued 208 migrants at sea, while they ...

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Op Sophia vessels rescue 475 persons off Libya

Multiple ships from EUNAVFOR Med’s Operation Sophia joined forces for the rescue of 475 migrants off the ...

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ITS Cavour conducts helicopter interoperability drills

Italian aircraft carrier, ITS Cavour, currently flagship of the EUNAVFOR MED operation Sophia, on February ...

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