NATO announced the termination of the mission to combat piracy off the horn of Africa

NATO on Wednesday, November 23, announced the termination of operations within the mission to combat Maritime piracy in the Indian ocean in the horn of Africa.

In the released communiqué said that since may 2012, no vessel was attacked by pirates who were active mainly off the coast of Somalia.

«Over the years the security situation has changed significantly», — the document says.

At the moment, NATO intends to switch to curb illegal migration flows to Europe via the Mediterranean sea. In addition, NATO has increased its presence in the Baltic and the Black sea, said in a communique.

NATO ships patrol the horn of Africa since 2009.




NATO announced the termination of the mission to combat piracy off the horn of Africa 24.11.2016

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