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  • NATO Task Force disrupts pirate attack

    Posted on May 19th, 2009 MCCNWD No comments

    HMCS WINNIPEG, Gulf of Aden – The Canadian frigate, HMCS Winnipeg and her organic helicopter likely deterred a pirate attack against the Maltese cargo ship MV Sea Pride yesterday (17th May). She is part of the Standing NATO Maritime Group 1 (SNMG1) which is conducting the counter piracy mission, Operation Allied Protector in the Gulf of Aden.

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