Turkey extends Gulf deployment
Naval coalition still suppressing piracy.
Turkey extends anti-piracy mission in Gulf of Aden
Turkey’s parliament has extended the deployment of the Turkish Naval Force in the Gulf of Aden, Somalian territorial waters and the Arabian Sea to halt piracy for another year.
Parliament’s approval of a government motion dated Feb. 9 went into force after being published in the Official Gazette on Feb. 16. Accordingly, the Naval Forces’ mission has been extended for one more year from Feb. 10, 2016.
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