Commandant Bouan Departs Toulon for EUNAVFORMED IRINI

On November 15, 2021, the High Seas Patroller (PHM) Commandant Bouan set sail from Toulon to join the European Union operation EUNAVFORMED IRINI. Launched on March 31, 2020, this operation aims to enforce the United Nations embargo on arms to Libya with air, space and sea resources, but also to prevent the illicit export of oil from Libya, to contribute…

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Germany Details IRINI Mission

Google Translation Maritime Interdiction Operations Different categories can be used depending on the level of suspicion and the ship’s willingness to cooperate. In addition to hailing and the friendly approach , there are basically three types of boarding: unopposed, non-cooperative and opposed boarding. These differ with regard to the level of non-lethal and lethal violence in accordance with the applicable rules on the use of military force. These so-called Rules ofCommitment,…

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Latouche-Tréville Joins EURONAVFORMED

October 6, 2020 (Google Translation) – Having sailed from Brest on September 18, the anti-submarine frigate (MDTF) Latouche Treville , committed since 1 st October in the Mediterranean in direct support to EURONAVFORMED IRINI operation launched on March 31, 2020 Council Decision European. The integration of Latouche-Tréville into Task Force 464 therefore marks the return of France to this European…

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