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Somalia: NATO extends counter-piracy mission

On Friday 24 April, NATO has decided to continue the counter piracy activities of Standing NATO Maritime Group 1 (SNMG1) in the Gulf of Aden and in waters off the Horn of Africa after a short port visit to…

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News and Press Release
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NATO
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Somalia

Somalia: Successful completion of NATO mission Operation Allied Provider

12 Dec 2008, Mons, Belgium - NATO completes its mission to escort World Food Programme (WFP) chartered vessels delivering humanitarian aid today. NATO provided an escort on eight occasions which resulted in the safe delivery of 30,000 metric tonnes…

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News and Press Release
Source:
NATO
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Somalia

Somalia: NATO Task Group of Operation Allied Provider has begun escort duties

Naples, 27 October 2008 - The NATO Task Group of Operation ALLIED PROVIDER has begun escort duties and established a naval presence in the assigned operational area. The Greek Frigate HS Themistokles is currently escorting a World Food Program…

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News and Press Release
Source:
NATO
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Somalia

NATO Naval Task Group en route to escort duties off Somali coast

Three NATO ships, part of the Standing NATO Maritime Group 2 (SNMG2) - separated from the main SNMG2 group and are en route to the East African coast responding to the UN Secretary General's request for NATO to escort…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
NATO
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Somalia

NATO agrees to support AU Somalia mission

On 7 June, NATO agreed, in principle, to respond positively to the request of the African Union Commission, dated 22 May 2007, to provide strategic airlift for AU states who are willing to deploy in Somalia under the AU…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
NATO
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Sudan

Sudan: African Union looks to long-term cooperation with NATO

The African Union Commissioner for Peace and Security, Ambassador Said Djinnit, visited NATO HQ on 2 March, the second high-level visit by an African Union official to NATO. He met with NATO Secretary General Jaap de Hoop Scheffer and addressed…

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News and Press Release
Source:
NATO
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Sudan

Sudan: Secretary General discusses Darfur with US envoy

On 15 December, the Secretary General of NATO, Jaap de Hoop Scheffer, met with Ambassador Andrew Natsios, US Special Envoy to Darfur. Ambassador Natsios, having just come back from an extensive mission in the region, discussed with the Secretary General the…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
NATO
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Sudan

Sudan: NATO's assistance to the African Union for Darfur

Following a request by the African Union (AU), NATO has helped the AU expand its peacekeeping mission in Darfur by providing airlift for additional AU peacekeepers into the region and by training AU forces. The Alliance continues to support the African…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
NATO
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Sudan

Sudan: African Union asks further NATO assistance for Darfur

In a letter to the NATO Secretary General on 7 June, the Chairperson of the African Union, Alpha Oumar Konare, asked for enhanced NATO assistance to the African Union's peacekeeping force in Darfur. The Alliance is already supporting the African Union…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
NATO
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Sudan

Sudan: UN Humanitarian envoy visits NATO

The United Nations Undersecretary General for Humanitarian Affairs, Jan Egeland, discussed Darfur and the role of the military in disaster relief during a visit to NATO on 30 May. Mr Egeland met NATO Secretary General Jaap de Hoop Scheffer to…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
NATO
Posted:
21 Mar 2011