Update: NATO activities in Libya on July 11


From NATO:  Over the past 24 hours, NATO has conducted the following activities associated with Operation UNIFIED PROTECTOR :

Air Operations
Since the beginning of the NATO operation (31 March 2011, 06.00GMT) a total of 14,804 sorties, including 5,588 strike sorties*, have been conducted.
Sorties conducted 11 JULY: 132
Strike sorties conducted 11 JULY: 49

*Strike sorties are intended to identify and engage appropriate targets, but do not necessarily deploy munitions each time.

Key Hits 11 JULY:
In the vicinity of Misrata: 2 Armed Vehicles.
In the vicinity of Tripoli: 3 Radar, 3 Surface-to-Air-Missile Launchers, 1 Anti-Aircraft Gun.
In the vicinity of Waddan: 1 Military Storage Facility.
In the vicinity of Zuwara: 3 Military Facilities, 7 Military Vehicles, 1 Armed Vehicle.

Arms Embargo Activities
A total of 17 ships under NATO command are actively patrolling the Central Mediterranean.
17 Vessels were hailed on 11 JULY to determine destination and cargo. 1 boarding (no denials) was conducted.
A total of 1723 vessels have been hailed, 160 boardings and 9 denials have been conducted since the beginning of arms embargo operations.

International Humanitarian Assistance Movements as recorded by NATO
Total of Humanitarian Movements**: 502 (air, ground, maritime)
Ships delivering Humanitarian Assistance 11 JULY: 1
Aircrafts delivering Humanitarian Assistance 11 JULY: 7

**Some humanitarian movements cover several days.  (graphic: NATO)

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