April 2019

PIRACY ATTACK OFF THE COAST OF SOMALIA Suspects have been transferred to Seychellois Authorities.
Apr 26, 2019
Early on 23 April, EU NAVFOR Somalia Operation Atalanta successfully responded to a piracy incident that transpired over the course of the four previous days.
Apr 24, 2019
On 21 April, fishing vessels FV Adria and FV Txori Argi were attacked by suspected pirates in the Indian Ocean, 280 NM off the coast of Somalia.
Apr 23, 2019
On 17th April, the new leadership of EU NAVFOR Somalia Operation Atalanta co-chaired the 44th SHared Awareness and DE-confliction (SHADE) conference in Bahrain alongside the Combined Maritime Forces (CMF).
Apr 23, 2019
EU NAVFOR Force Headquarters Commander, Rear Admiral Hernández arrived in Mogadishu today, where he met with colleagues of some of the international bodies working in Somalia. The meetings took place at the International Campus and at the UN Compound, near the Mogadishu International Airport.
Apr 15, 2019
Members of the Maritime Operational Planning Course of the Eastern Africa Standby Force (EASF) visited the ESPS Navarra yesterday in Victoria, Seychelles.
Apr 10, 2019
Members of the Kuwaiti Navy belonging to the Combined Task Force 151 visited the EU NAVFOR detachment in the French Air Base BA188 in Djibouti last Saturday.
Apr 09, 2019
In March 2019 the Jeanne d’Arc Task Group, composed of FS LHD Tonnerre and FS La Fayette, acted in support to EU NAVFOR operation ATALANTA.
Apr 04, 2019
The Minister of Defence of Spain, Margarita Robles, visited today the ES-OHQ of the Operation Atalanta, of the European Union as a proof of the frame Nation support.
Apr 03, 2019