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SNMG-2 Arrives In Varna

The ships assigned to Standing NATO Maritime Group Two (SNMG-2) arrived to-day to the Bulgarian port Varna. There is a very strong north wind in the Black Sea throughout the weekend and I think the sailors are happy to be in a port in this weather. 239 more words

Turkish Navy

A Mediterranean Nightmare

There was another tragedy on the Mediterranean. This time, over 300 migrants have died. These deaths are directly caused by gross and utterly vicious Libyan (and other) people-smugglers who leave migrants with no food or water, drifting. 193 more words

Politics

Battlefield: The Battle for the Mediterranean

This is a British documentary; The early days of the campaign in the Mediterranean aren’t well known by me; I’m relying on the Brits for accuracy as regards the naval encounters.   75 more words

Documentaries

Italian ship ITS Aviere transits the Corinth Canal

Moses In The Basket!!!

Italy has hinted it could give up or cut the desperate search-and-rescue operation it runs to save the lives of thousands of immigrants who try to cross the Mediterranean – unless other EU countries help share the burden.  494 more words

Justice

Sicily Channel, even submarines at work against illegal immigration

During the night between Wednesday and Thursday the Italian Navy was able to arrest 16 human traffickers and seize their boat in the Sicily Channel. 70 more words

Crime And Court News