ESPS Rayo Strengthens Ties with Somali Fishermen

first_img View post tag: News by topic February 18, 2015 Authorities Share this article View post tag: Naval View post tag: africa View post tag: Somali View post tag: ESPS Rayo Back to overview,Home naval-today ESPS Rayo Strengthens Ties with Somali Fishermen center_img View post tag: Ties View post tag: Navy View post tag: Fishermen View post tag: EUNAVFOR ESPS Rayo Strengthens Ties with Somali Fishermen On Monday 16th February, during one of her counter-piracy patrols in the Somali Basin, EU Naval Force Warship, ESPS Rayo, met local fishermen at sea.Meetings such as this help to develop a greater understanding of the pattern of life of local seafarers and strengthen mutual trust and cooperation.After ESPS Rayo’s Boarding Team approached a fishing dhow and some skiffs, they were welcomed on board by one of the vessel masters to discuss the situation at sea in the local area.During the visit, the Spanish Navy crew offered the fishermen food and water. ESPS Rayo’s Medical Team also provided first aid treatment to three fishermen, who had minor injuries.ESPS Rayo has now resumed her patrol in the Horn of Africa, helping to keep seafarers safe from any potential pirate attack.[mappress mapid=”15161″]Image: EUNAVFOR View post tag: strengthenslast_img read more