• New Multinational Counter-Piracy Task Force Established
  • March 5, 2009 | Author: Lawrence B. Brennan
  • Law Firm: Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP - New York Office
  • The Combined Maritime Forces, consisting of more than 20 nations, announced on January 8, 2009, the creation of a new Combined Task Force (151) specifically established for counter-piracy operations in the Gulf of Aden, the Gulf of Oman, the Arabian Sea, the Red Sea and the Indian Ocean.