News Archive - June 2012
EU Naval Force and TF 508 collaborate to escort WFPJune 28, 2012 - 10:20
From 18 to 21 June 2012, EUNAVFOR frigates Guépratte and Reina Sofai collaborated with USS Taylor, engaged in TF 508 (NATO) to escort World Food Programme chartered ship MV Tupi Maiden 3.
EU Naval Force Welcomes Opening of New Djiboutian Maritime Capacity Operations CentreJune 26, 2012 - 15:14
On June 23 in Djibouti, HEMr Ismail Omar Guelleh, president of the republic of Djibouti, inaugurated the new Djiboutian Naval Operations Centre
New Dutch Commander NATO – Operation Ocean Shield Welcomed on Board EUNAVFOR Flag shipJune 21, 2012 - 08:36
On June 16, EUNAVFOR Force Commander French Rear Admiral Dupuis received on board FS Marne the new commander of TF 508 (NATO – Operation Ocean Shield).
EU NAVFOR Force Commander Meets Omani Maritime AuthoritiesJune 19, 2012 - 16:17
On occasion of port visit of EUNAVFOR French flag ship Marne in Salalah (Oman), the EUNAVFOR Force Commander Rear Admiral Dupuis flew to Muscat on June 12 and 13 to meet Omani maritime authorities.
EU Naval Force French Frigate Guépratte Secures Gulf of AdenJune 19, 2012 - 10:03
From 1 to June 14, 2012, EUNAVFOR frigate Guépratte has concentrated its patrols in the area south of the Strait of Bab el Mandeb and the western Gulf of Aden, areas prone to pirate attacks.
Somali Fishermen Rescued by EUNAVFOR Atalanta Italian Ship SciroccoJune 13, 2012 - 09:13
On June 12th, EU Naval Force rescued a small fishing boat on the northern coast of Somalia.