Security in the Mediterranean Sea. Two days to think, understand and share ideas (Fabio Agostini)

(B2) On the eve of the ‘Shade Med’ conference, Admiral Fabio Agostini, commander of the European operation Irini, explains the why and how of this virtual arena. It will bring together civil and military

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Ship suspected of violating arms embargo to Libya intercepted by Operation Irini

(B2) European war ships blocked off Libya a Norwegian tanker chartered by the United Arab Emirates on Thursday (10 September), in violation of the international embargo.  The German boarding team sets foot on the

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Don’t call me Sophia anymore! The key points of the new EU operation in the Mediterranean

(B2) EU foreign ministers finally agreed* on Monday (17 February) to relaunch the European maritime operation in the central Mediterranean. The return of ships at sea The Austro-Hungarian obstruction was eventually defeated through a

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