EUNAVFOR

EU Naval Force - Somalia
Operation ATALANTA

On Friday January 31st the Italian Frigate Libeccio rescued a Yemeni dhow that was adrift 100 nautical miles from the shore. During her four month deployment, ITS Libeccio and her crew patrolled the Gulf of Aden, Somali Basin and the Arabian Sea, sailing over 20,000 nautical miles. Her boarding team performed over 50 friendly approaches to local vessels.

February 7, 2014 - 10:55


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