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Italy hands over command of the Operation Atalanta Force Headquarters (FHQ) to Portugal 40th FHQ rotation: “the first ever to conduct a narcotics seizure under Atalanta flag”
Aug 05, 2022
After a complete propulsion and power plant failure, the vessel was dead in the water without food or fresh water.
Jul 22, 2022
Operation Atalanta settled a new milestone with the seizure of an estimated 200 million worth narcotics last semester.
Jul 20, 2022
The Operation Commander VA Núñez Torrente in Djibouti welcomed General Robert Brieger  
Jul 12, 2022
On 31st May, EU NAVFOR ATALANTA Spanish Ship “Canarias” conducted a Joint Maritime Activity with the Royal Navy of Oman. The different exercises consisted in manoeuvres and communications with flashing lights and flags.
Jun 06, 2022
Organized by the European Commission, the Italian Ministry of Sustainable Infrastructures and Sustainable Mobility, the City of Ravenna and the Region of Emilia-Romagna, the first European Maritime Day (EMD) 22 took place last 19-20 of May with more th
May 25, 2022
The incident involving SV LAKOTA off the coast of Yemen reminds the seafarers the need to implement the procedures enacted by the shipping industry as well as ATALANTA and the Combined Maritime Forces (CMF)
May 20, 2022
On 19th May 2022, at 07:46 GMT, Atalanta received an alert, through its Maritime Security Centre (MSCHOA), regarding an armed attack against the sailing trimaran LAKOTA, south-east of the Yemeni port of Hodeidah in south Red Sea clo
May 19, 2022
The Operation carried out four consecutive drugs interdictions in the high seas.  
Apr 20, 2022
EU Political and Security Committee activated the EU NAVFOR ATALANTA counter-narcotics task last February  
Mar 23, 2022
Rear Admiral Fabrizio Bondi (ITA) relieves Commodore Joao Pereira (POR) as Force Commander, EU NAVFOR Somalia – Operation ATALANTA
Mar 17, 2022