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THE WEAPON’S TRAIL TO YEMEN & SOMALIA

WEAPONSThe USA Navy said in a statement Monday 04/04/2016 it has seized a weapons shipment in the Arabian Sea from Iran likely heading to war-torn Yemen.

The Navy said that the USS Sirocco on 03/28/2016 intercepted and seized… Continue reading

OVER 150 AL-SHABAB KILLED BY U.S AIRSTRIKE

Somalia -rAn USA airstrike has killed more than 150 al-Shabab militants in Somalia, the Pentagon said on Monday 03/07/2016 evening. Spokesman Captain Jeff Davis said the strike hit a training camp where a “large-scale” attack was being planned. “Initial assessments… Continue reading

ILLEGAL WEAPON SEIZED ON A SHIP SAILING TO LIBYA

CRETE SHIPThe Greek Coast Guard has seized, on Tuesday 09/01/2015,  a vessel carrying ammunition and weapons near the southern island of Crete, authorities said, according to the Associated Press. The shipment is believed to be linked to the Islamic… Continue reading

ISIS STRUCK AN EGYPTIAN PATROL BOAT

ISISmissileAn Egyptian Navy patrol boat was hit,  on Thursday 07/16/2015, in a firefight between security forces and suspected militants  loyal to the Islamic State ( I.S.I.S ) off the Egyptian Mediterranean coast near the restive town of… Continue reading