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Maritime Security

Combating drug trafficking the main focus of Ex Oxide 2017

Ex Oxide underway off La ReunionCountering drug trafficking is the main theme of Exercise Oxide 2017 taking place in Reunion between the French and South African navies, with board, search and seizure operations among exercise highlights.

Amatola steaming to La Reunion for Ex Oxide

Amatola steaming to La ReunionExercise Oxide, the ongoing naval exercise which sees French and South African elements co-operate in the interests of both human and maritime security, can be said to be partially underway as the Valour Class frigate SAS Amatola (F145) steams toward La Reunion.

Six suspected pirates nabbed off east African coast

Six suspected pirates apprehended by EUNavForThe European Union Naval Force Somalia’s current flagship, the Italian vessel ITS Virginia Fasan, has apprehended six suspected pirates and seized their vessels.

UN Security Council on Somali piracy

UN Security Council on Somali piracyWhile acts of piracy and armed robbery at sea off the coast of Somalia have subsided substantially, the United Nations Security Council still wants to see a comprehensive response to prevent and suppress such acts and tackle the underlying causes.

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