Posted by: africanpressorganization | 11 November 2008

Maritime Piracy / Naval operations to combat maritime piracy

 


 

Maritime Piracy / Naval operations to combat maritime piracy

 

MOGADISHU, Somalia, November 11, 2008/African Press Organization (APO)/ — French Ministry of Foreign Affairs Daily Press Briefing

Taken questions

 

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Do you have any details on French participation in an anti-piracy naval force that is taking shape? Do you have any other details at this time?

 

The Council on General Affairs and External Relations is to adopt a joint action today in Brussels on naval operations to combat maritime piracy within the framework of the European Security and Defense Policy, to be launched in December.

 

As for operational aspects, notably on the number of French vessels to participate in this operation, I recommend you contact the Defense Ministry./.

 

 

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SOURCE : France – Ministry of Foreign Affairs


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