CMF boosts activity after recent pirate attacks

Piracy hotspots in the Gulf of Aden and Bab-el-Mandeb strait will see an increased presence of warships following ...

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Another tanker attacked by pirates in Arabian Sea

In the second attack on commercial vessels in just two days, pirates attempted to hijack oil tanker MT NAVIG8 ...

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Oil tanker attacked in Bab-el-Mandeb strait

Three men in a skiff approached a Marshall Islands-flagged oil tanker in the southern Bab-el-Mandeb strait and ...

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Indian Navy prevents piracy attack off Somalia

The crew of Indian Navy ship ‘Sharda’ prevented a piracy attack in the Gulf of Aden on May 16. ...

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Somali pirate gets life sentence for 2010 USS Ashland attack

A Somali pirate that took part in the attack on U.S. Navy dock landing ship USS Ashland in April 2010 was sentenced ...

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Indian, Chinese Navy fight off pirate attack off Somalia

Indian and Chinese Navy ships prevented pirates from hijacking a merchant vessel in the Gulf of Aden late on April ...

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Spanish Maritime Patrol Aircraft Contingents handover ...

The Spanish Orion Air Contingent XXVII, commanded by Lieutenant Colonel Manuel Arozamena Sanz, has completed a ...

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EU NAVFOR reinforces need for vigilance at sea

Following the pirating of an Indian registered cargo dhow off the coast of Somalia on Saturday 1 April 2017, EU ...

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UPDATE: EU Navfor confirms Indian dhow seized by pirates

EU Naval Force can confirm that an Indian registered cargo dhow was seized by suspected pirates on 01 April and is ...

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Somali pirates hijack another ship, demand ransom

Somali pirates hijacked a small boat with a crew of 11 Indian sailors off the coast of Somalia and are demanding ...

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Philippine Navy foils cargo ship hijacking attempt

Philippine Navy and Coast Guard forces prevented Abu Sayyaf pirates from hijacking a general cargo vessel east of ...

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Nigerian Navy to Search for Abducted Crew of Polish Vessel

Nigerian Maritime Administration & Safety Agency (NIMASA) ordered the rescue of crew members abducted on the ...

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TCG Gemlik Sails to Horn of Africa’s Djibouti Port

Taking a short break from counter-piracy operations in the Arabian Sea and the Gulf of Aden, TCG Gemlik came ...

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EUNAVFOR Commander Tours ESPS Infanta Cristina

The Force Commander of Operation Atalanta, Rear Admiral Jonas Haggren, has visited Spanish Navy warship, ESPS ...

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Spanish Navy’s Galicia Deploys for Op Atalanta

The Spanish Navy’s amphibious assault ship ‘Galicia’ has set sail from Rota Naval Base towards the Indian ...

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Turkish Navy Frigate Takes Part in OCEAN SHIELD

The Turkish Navy Frigate TCG GEDIZ (F-495) joined NATO’s counter piracy Operation OCEAN SHIELD. The ship will ...

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HMAS SUCCESS Joins NATO’s Counter-Piracy Operation

The Royal Australian Navy Oiler HMAS SUCCESS (OR 304) joined NATO’s counter-piracy Operation OCEAN SHIELD on ...

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TCG Buyukada Becomes Part of NATO’s Ocean Shield

Turkish Navy’s Corvette TCG Buyukada (F-512) joined NATO’s counter piracy Operation Ocean Shield on Friday, ...

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JS Harusame Advises Omani Fishermen on Piracy Issues

The Combined Maritime Forces (CMF) warship, Japanese Ship Harusame, engaged with local fishermen during a recent ...

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CMF Commander Visits Two Ships in Oman

The commander of the Combined Maritime Forces (CMF) counter-piracy task force visited two ships assigned to ...

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HMS Dauntless Continues Fight Against Terrorism and Piracy

Type 45 destroyer HMS Dauntless has arrived in the Middle East to continue the Royal Navy’s unwavering fight ...

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