News from EUROMARFOR
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December 23, 2015
December 23, 2015

On Wednesday 23 December 2015, Operation Atalanta flagship, ITS Carabiniere, supported a local orphanage and charitable organisations during her visit to Antisiranana.

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December 22, 2015
December 22, 2015

From 22 to 26 December, EU Naval Force Flagship, ITS Carabiniere, pays her first visit to Antisiranana, Madagasacar.

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December 21, 2015
December 21, 2015

The men and women of Operation Atalanta will be continuing with their counter-piracy patrols in the Gulf of Aden and Indian Ocean during the festive period in order to ensure that the World Food Programme (WFP) aid destined for the Somali people and seafarers will remain safe from any potential pirate attack.

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December 21, 2015
December 21, 2015

Over the festive period, Operation Atalanta flagship, ITS Carabiniere, carried out a friendly approach with a fishing vessel off the Somali coast.

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December 17, 2015
December 17, 2015

Yesterday, 17th of December 2015, The EUROMARFOR Permanent Cell representative of France, Commander Benoit Bernard, was awarded as Knight of French National Order of Merit (French: Ordre national du Mérite).

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December 17, 2015
December 17, 2015

During her recent port visit to Salalah, Spanish warship, ESPS Victoria, became a polling station for the day to enable the 220 sailors on board to cast their vote for Spain’s general election.  The election will take place on Sunday 20 December 2015.

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December 13, 2015
December 13, 2015

On Sunday 13th December 2015, Operation Atalanta’s flagship, ITS Carabiniere, conducted a replenishment at sea (RAS) with United States Supply ship, USNS Laramie.

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December 11, 2015
December 11, 2015

On Friday 11 December 2015, ITS Carabiniere conducted maritime training with the Royal Navy of Oman.

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December 10, 2015
December 10, 2015

On Thursday 10 December 2015, Operation Atalanta’s Force Commander and also commander or EUROMARFOR Task Group, Rear Admiral Stefano Barbieri, visited Spanish warship, ESPS Victoria.

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December 08, 2015
December 08, 2015

On Wednesday 8 December 2015, Operation Atalanta’s flagship, ITS Carabiniere hosted members of the Japanese Escort Division 3 during a port visit to Salalah.

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December 07, 2015
December 07, 2015

EU Naval Force Welcomes Rear Admiral Wu Manjiang from Chinese Navy on board ITS Carabiniere.

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December 04, 2015
December 04, 2015

Today is the Italian Navy Patron Saint day.

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December 03, 2015
December 03, 2015

On Thursday 3 December 2015, Operation Atalanta’s flagship, ITS Carabiniere met up with USNS Laramie off the coast of Somalia to replenish fuel and stores.

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December 01, 2015
December 01, 2015

On Tuesday 01 December 2015, Operation Atalanta and EUROMARFOR flagship, ITS Carabiniere successfully completed escort duties for the UN FAO initiative to deploy Fish Aggregating Devices (FADs) along the Somali coast.

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December 01, 2015
December 01, 2015

On Tuesday 01 December 2015, members of Operation Atalanta’s Force Headquarters (FHQ), namelly the EUROMARFOR team, on board ITS Carabiniere took the opportunity to celebrate Romania’s 97th Great Union Day, known as Ziua Marii Uniri.

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November 30, 2015
November 30, 2015

Until now, the European Union’s counter-piracy operation off the coast of Somalia reached a very impressive milestone.  Codenamed ‘Operation Atalanta’, since it was launched by the EU in December 2008, EU Naval Force warships and maritime protection teams embarked in WFP ships, have successfully protected one million tonnes of World Food Programme (WFP) aid from potential pirate attack.

EUROMARFOR ships (from France, Italy, Portugal and Spain) under the operational command of EUNAVFOR were the main contributers to this mission.

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November 29, 2015
November 29, 2015

Spanish Navy frigate ESPS Victoria, integrated into the counter-piracy operation Atalanta in the Indian Ocean, assisted a fishing boat off the coast of Somalia on November 29.

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November 28, 2015
November 28, 2015

On Saturday 28 November 2015, Operation Atalanta warship ESPS Victoria, integrated in EUROMARFOR Task Group, welcomed local Somali Leaders on board.

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November 27, 2015
November 27, 2015

On Friday 27 November 2015, EUROMARFOR flagship, ITS Carabiniere, conducted a joint counter-piracy patrol with the French Maritime Patrol and Reconnaissance Aircraft (MPRA) off the Somali Coast.

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November 23, 2015
November 23, 2015

On Monday 23 November 2015, Operation Atalanta’s German Maritime Patrol Aircraft (MPRA) provided vital support at sea to the flagship, ITS Carabiniere.

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November 20, 2015
November 20, 2015

On Friday 20 November 2015, MV Kestrel, hosted seven Somali fishermen. The fishermen, who were accompanied by a Somali official, had been invited on board to witness the deployment of fish aggregating devices (FADs), which are currently being placed along the Somali coastline by the United Nations Food and Agricultural Organization (UN FAO) to help increase the daily catches of local fishermen at sea.

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