Monthly Archives: April 2017

CTF 150 commemorates ANZAC day with visit to HMAS Arunta and dawn service On 23 April Rear Admiral Lebas, Commander of Combined Task Force 150 (CTF 150), visited the Captain and crew of HMAS Arunta while the frigate was alongside … Continue reading

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MULTI-NATIONAL COUNTER PIRACY EXERCISE SHARPENS SKILLS Ships and aircraft from four nations of the Combined Maritime Forces (CMF) conducted an advanced Counter Piracy Validation Exercise (CPVE) 20 Apr 17 under the direction of the Commander Combined Task Force 151 (CCTF … Continue reading

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Canada hands over to France at the CTF150 Change of Command Ceremony The French Navy (Marine Nationale), supported by the UK Royal Navy (RN), has assumed command of Combined Task Force (CTF) 150 of the Combined Maritime Forces (CMF) after … Continue reading

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Lieutenant General Lee Visits Combined Maritime Forces and NAVCENT On 8th April 2017, Lieutenant General (GEN) Wangkeun Lee visited Combined Maritime Forces (CMF) and U.S. Naval Central Command (NAVCENT) in Bahrain, to meet Commodore William Warrender (Deputy Commander CMF) and … Continue reading

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Commander of Royal Canadian Navy Visits Combined Maritime Forces On 2nd April 2017, the Commander of the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN), Vice Admiral Lloyd, visited the Combined Maritime Forces (CMF) Headquarters and U.S. Fifth Fleet in Bahrain as part of … Continue reading

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PAKISTANI SHIP JOINS COUNTER PIRACY TASK FORCE On Monday 3 April the Pakistani Navy ship, PNS Tippu Sultan, joined Combined Task Force 151 in its counter piracy mission off the coast of Somalia. Pakistan has been at the forefront of … Continue reading

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