On a quarterly basis, the Operation Headquarters of EU NAVFOR Somalia presents a detailed update on the accumulated observations of fishing activities off the coast of Somalia to the European Commission’s Directorate General for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries the Directorate General (DG Mare), as
Operation ATALANTA remains committed to contribute to fight IUU fishing for sustainable fishing of the coast of Somalia
Nov 05, 2021
After a long period of COVID-19 imposed restrictions, ATALANTA received members of the Somali Police Unit and Maritime Police Unit of Mogadishu on board ESPS Victoria to receive training in maritime skills.
Oct 29, 2021
First meeting between Operation Commander and Force Commander EU NAVFOR Somalia with Mission Force Commander of new EU Training Mission Mozambique
On October 19th, Operation ATALANTA Operation Commander, Admiral Núñez Torrente and Force Commander Cuerda Lorenzo held a VTC with Mission Force Commander EUTM Mozambique, Brigadier General Lemos Pires to begin discussions on possible synergies in the great region of Cabo Delgado and the Mozambiq
Oct 21, 2021
On 19th October 2021, Operation ATALANTA and the Royal Navy of Oman conducted a joint naval exercise in the Arabian Sea off the coast of Salalah.
Oct 20, 2021
EU Naval Force Operation ATALANTA flagship frigate ESPS Victoria holds joint naval exercise with Korean destroyer Chungmugong Yi Sun-Sin and the Omani Maritime Security Centre in the Gulf of Aden
On 18th October 2021, EU Naval Force Somalia – Operation Atalanta flagship, frigate ESPS Victoria, the Republic of Korea’s destroyer Chungmugong Yi Sun-Sin and the Maritime Security Centre of Oman conducted their first joint naval exercise in the International Recommended Transit Corridor of the
Oct 19, 2021
EU NAVFOR Somalia conducts joint naval exercises with Japanese frigate JPS Yugiri and the Maritime Security Centre of the Sultanate of Oman
Partnerships and cooperation are now more important than ever in maritime security operations.
Oct 18, 2021
After the meeting, initially scheduled for 2020, had to be postponed due to COVID-19 restrictions, members of the EU Naval Forces Somalia, travelled to Amsterdam to meet with representatives of the Somali community coming from different parts of the Netherlands to join the meeting.
Oct 11, 2021
EU NAVFOR SOMALIA OPERATION COMMANDER VISITS THE EUROPEAN COMMUNITY OF SHIPOWNERS ASSOCIATIONS (ECSA)
In order to keep fluent communications with the most relevant EU Shipping Industry representatives, EU NAVFOR Operation Commander visited the European Community Shipowners’ Associations Headquarters in Brussels and was received by its Secretary General, Mr. Martin Dorsman.
Sep 23, 2021
On 13th September, CRIMARIO II team led by Mr. Martin Cauchi-Inglott visited EU NAVFOR OHQ and held a working session with EU NAVFOR Staff members.
Sep 17, 2021
Following a long period of COVID-19 imposed virtual meetings, the new representatives of the EU Delegation to Somalia got together with the commanders of EU NAVFOR Somalia, EUCAP Somalia and EUTM Somalia for introductions and to take stock of the current activities.
Sep 15, 2021
Omani delegation visits the Operation Headquarters of EU Naval Force SOMALIA - Operation Atalanta to further enhance current coordination and collaboration
Last 6th September, the Chief of the Maritime Security Centre in Muscat, Commodore Mohamed Hamoud Al Zadjali, heading the Omani delegation, visited the Operation Headquarters of EU NAVFOR Operation Atalanta.
Sep 08, 2021
EU NAVFOR SOMALIA - THE HIGH RISK AREA (HRA) REVISED BY THE SHIPPING INDUSTRY (BIMCO, ICS, INTERCARGO, INTERTANKO, AND OCIMF)
Rota, August 27th, 2021.
Aug 27, 2021