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Somali pirates hijack another ship, demand ransom

Somali pirates hijacked a small boat with a crew of 11 Indian sailors off the coast of Somalia and a...

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Somali pirates release hijacked tanker without ransom

Somali pirates on Thursday released the fuel tanker Aris 13 and its crew, the EU Naval Force (Somali...

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Pirates demand ransom in first Somali hijacking since 2012

For the first time since 2012, Somali pirates hijacked a tanker on March 13 off the coast of Somalia...

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Maritime security operations commanders meet off Somalia

Operation Atalanta’s force commander, Commodore Luyckx, welcomed the Japanese commander, Captain Min...

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EU naval force increases patrols off Somalia after pirate attack

The EU naval force in charge of safeguarding shipping off the Horn of Africa has increased its patro...

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Operation Atalanta flagship hosts Somali Deputy Prime Minister

During FGS Bayern’s recent port visit to Djibouti, Operation Atalanta’s Force Commander, Rear Admira...

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French warship seizes Somalia-bound weapons

French Navy frigate FS Provence has intercepted a large weapons cache from a small boat (dhow) saili...

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German Navy ship trains Somaliland Coast Guard

Germany Navy corvette FGS Erfurt, part of Operation Atalanta, provided specialist training to Somali...

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ESPS Victoria scans the coast of Somalia

The Spanish Navy frigate ESPS Victoria, currently deployed in operation Atalanta, visited a total of...

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Op Atalanta Gets Aircraft Addition

A French Maritime Patrol and Reconnaissance (MPRA) aircraft, the Falcon 50, joined Operation Atalant...

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ITS Carabiniere Meets Fishermen off Somalia

Operation Atalanta’s flagship, ITS Carabiniere, provided food, water and medical assistance to local...

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ITS Carabiniere, USNS Patuxent Meet for RAS

Italian ITS Carabiniere performed a replenishment at sea (RAS) with US Navy ship, USNS Patuxent, off...

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ESPS Victoria Welcomes Somali Leaders Aboard

Local Somali leaders were hosted on board Spanish warship, ESPS Victoria on Saturday, October 31 201...

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Operation Atalanta’s Warships Meet off Somalia

Five warships, currently deployed as part of Operation Atalanta off the coast of Somalia, recently m...

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Local Somali Authorities on Board HDMS Absalon

Danish ship HDMS Absalon’s crew have recently welcomed local Somali authorities aboard the vessel to...

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CTF 151 Raises Awareness of Their Mission off Somalia

Turkish led Combined Task Force (CTF) 151 has been working in association with NATO Task Force CTF 4...

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ESPS Victoria, ARC 7 de Agosto Train off Somalia

Spanish Navy’s frigate ESPS Victoria and Colombian ARC 7 de Agosto recently rendezvoused off S...

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ITS Libeccio Makes New Friends

Italian warship, ITS Libeccio, took time to meet local seafarers while patrolling in the waters off ...

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