Council of EU to Extend EU NAVFOR Counter-Piracy ...

  On Friday 23 March 2012 the Council of the European Union confirmed its intention to extend the EU Naval ...

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European Union Joins Hands to Tackle Instability in Somalia

European Union Joins Hands to Tackle Instability in Somalia

The European Union will remain fully engaged in Somalia: this is the message conveyed in the first week of February ...

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Secretary of Defense Releases Statement Regarding ...

Secretary of Defense Releases Statement Regarding Hostage Rescue Operation in Somalia

Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta released the following statement Jan. 25 regarding the hostage rescue ...

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SPS Patino Eescorts Convoy of Humanitarian Aid Ships ...

SPS Patino Eescorts Convoy of Humanitarian Aid Ships into Somalia

The Spanish auxiliary oiler and replenishment ship, the SPS PATINO, Flagship of the European Union Naval Force ...

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EU NAVFOR Trains African Mission in Somalia Vessel ...

EU NAVFOR Trains African Mission in Somalia Vessel Protection Detachment Troops

A team of 24 troops from Uganda, part of the African Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) received vessel protection ...

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EU Navfor Returns Failed Pirates to Somalia

EU Navfor Returns Failed Pirates to Somalia

On 8 November, following detection by EU NAVFOR warships and aircraft working in close cooperation in the Somali ...

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FGS BAYERN Hosts Media Day for Regional Media ...

FGS BAYERN Hosts Media Day for Regional Media Representatives from Kenya, Somalia

FGS BAYERN, visiting the port of Mombasa with the Force Headquarters (FHQ) Operation Atalanta embarked, has hosted ...

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Somalia: EU NAVFOR Warship FGS KÖLN Destroys Suspicious ...

  On September 29 the EU NAVFOR warship FGS KÖLN located and destroyed a suspicious whaler close to a beach ...

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German Frigate FGS BAYERN Protects Food Aid to Somalia

  The German frigate FGS BAYERN, part of the Operation ATALANTA counter-piracy mission off the Horn of Africa, ...

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EU NAVFOR French Frigate Courbet Escorts WFP Vessel to ...

On the 19th of July, EU NAVFOR French Frigate Courbet completed another safe and successful escort of a World Food ...

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British Navy in Dangerous Actions in Somalia

  A British warship allegedly having the commander of the Somaliland navy and some of his soldiers on board ...

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Chinese Warship Accompanies World Food Programme Cargo ...

The Chinese PLA(Navy) warship MA’ANSHAN (FFG525) has today completed the first port-to-port escort of a World Food ...

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Survey Ship HMS Echo Helps To Give Counter-Piracy ...

  Survey ship HMS Echo is giving the anti-piracy effort in the Indian Ocean ‘the edge’ by updating ...

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EU NAVFOR Completes 100th African Union Mission in ...

  As part of the EU/UN co-operation, EU NAVFOR is providing protection to the UN chartered vessels supplying ...

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Indian Navy Diverts Warship to Somalia

As Somalian pirates continue to hold seven Indian merchant sailors hostage, the Indian Navy, in what is a possible ...

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Chinese Warship Maanshan Successfully Escorts Shipments ...

  Chinese warship FFG-525 Maanshan (CTF-526) successfully escorted the UN World Food Program (WFP) ship ...

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Warship Esbern Snare Extends Operations Outside Somalia Coast

  Denmark’s largest warship, Esbern Snare, will continue its hunt for pirates  for another three months, ...

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Somalia: Warship Follows Hijacked Yacht With Four ...

A warship is shadowing a yacht with four Americans on board that was hijacked by Somali pirates, a pirate said ...

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Danish Esbern Snare Catches Pirates, But Releases Them ...

DENMARK’s 6,300-ton command and support ship Esbern Snare, part of NATO’s counter-piracy mission, ...

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