Update: NATO activities in Libya on June 25


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, 08.00GMT) a total of 12607 sorties, including 4748 strike sorties*, have been conducted.

Sorties conducted 25 JUNE: 123
Strike sorties conducted 25 JUNE: 45

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

Key Hits
25 JUNE: In the vicinity of Brega: 2 Tanks, 1 Logistic Truck, 6 Technical Vehicles, 3 Military Shelters, 4 Military Compounds,1 Antenna . In the vicinity of Zintan: 1 Armed Vehicle, 1 Technical Vehicle . In Tripoli: 1 Vehicle Storage Depot . In the vicinity of Tripoli: 4 Anti-Aircraft guns, 2 Surface-To-Air Missile Loader Vehicles, 2 Surface-To-Air Missile Transport Vehicle, 1 Radar Van, 1 Self-Propelled Anti- Aircraft gun.

Arms Embargo Activities
A total of 20 ships under NATO command are actively patrolling the Central Mediterranean.
8 Vessels were hailed on 25 JUNE to determine destination and cargo. 3 boardings (no denials) were conducted.
A total of 1516 vessels have been hailed, 122 boardings and 8 denials have been conducted since the beginning of arms embargo operations.

International Humanitarian Assistance Movements as recorded by NATO
Total of Humanitarian Movements***: 411 (air, ground, maritime)
Ships delivering Humanitarian Assistance 25 JUNE: 1
Aircrafts delivering Humanitarian Assistance 25 JUNE: 1

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

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