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Another drug bust in the Arabian Sea

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The Royal Australian Navy frigate HMAS Ballarat has seized more than 3.1 tonnes of hashish worth about AU$155 million during a boarding operation that...

Another drug seizure for Combined Maritime Forces

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The Royal Australian Navy frigate HMAS Ballarat has seized more than 900 kg of heroin during two boarding operations that took place in international...

CTF151 begins counter-piracy operation in the Gulf of Aden

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The Combined Maritime Forces (CMF) Counter Piracy Combined Task Force (CTF) 151 is conducting Operation HAKA, a Counter Piracy Operation in the...

Brazil becomes the 33rd nation to join Combined Maritime Forces

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Brazil has been welcomed to the Combined Maritime Forces (CMF) family to become the 33rd nation to join the team. Brazil are no...

Conference examines charcoal smuggling and terrorism

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The inaugural conference on combatting the illicit smuggling of charcoal was held at the Combined Maritime Forces (CMF) headquarters in Bahrain on...

French ship Nivose seizes heroin off Somalia

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Within a month of joining Combined Task Force 150 (CTF150), the French frigate Nivose has seized 251 kilograms of heroin in the...

Danish Challenger maritime surveillance aircraft begins Horn of Africa deployment

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The Royal Danish Air Force (RDAF) has deployed a Challenger 604 maritime surveillance aircraft to support the French-led Combined Maritime Force (CMF),...

NATO co-chairs counter-piracy conference

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Last week saw Bahrain host the 39th Shared Awareness and Deconfliction (SHADE) conference, a forum to discuss counter-piracy in the Gulf of...

Commander of CTF-150 discusses maritime security challenges with SANDF

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The Commander of Combined Task Force (CTF) 150, Commodore Brian Santarpia of the Royal Canadian Navy, recently visited South Africa to discuss...

EUNAVFOR, CMF, NATO confirmed to speak at African Maritime Security Summit

The EU Naval Force's Operation, NATO's Ocean Shield and the Combined Maritime Forces' representatives will attend the summit next month.Twenty percent of global trade...

Lessons learnt from latest Op Copper deployment

The most recent Operation Copper deployment in the Mozambique Channel, in addition to providing valuable "on-the-job" training for both sailors and airmen,...