EU NAVFOR SOMALIA, OPERATION ATALANTA IN THE EUROPEAN UNION OPEN DAY IN BRUSSELSMay 7, 2019 - 17:00
EU NAVFOR’s Operation Atalanta celebrated EU Open day event last week in Brussels.
The celebration, held in the European External Action Service- EEAS building, had the participation of all European Union missions and operations.
We spoke to many European citizens about countering piracy off the coast of Somalia.
During the ceremony, Operation Atalanta also had the great honour of meeting with HR/VP Federica Mogherini.
Maritime Level Industry Strategy meeting at the OHQ in Rota
Celebrate the World Maritime Day
Operation ATALANTA flagship ESPS SANTA MARIA and JS OHNAMI met at sea to conduct a PASSEX in the Gulf of Aden.
EU NAVFOR SOMALIA REACTS ON POSSIBLE HIJACKING OF A SHIP AT THE HORN OF AFRICA
EU NAVFOR OPERATION ATALANTA AND HER SPANISH FRIGATE SANTA MARÍA RECEIVED A DISTRESS CALL FROM A DRIFTING TUG SHIP 200 NM AWAY. THE TUG HAD BEEN DRIFTING FOR MORE THAN 10 DAYS WITH NO WATER OR FOOD.
Launch Event of the State of Maritime Piracy 2019 hosted by UNODC’s Global maritime Crime Programme and Stable Seas