Update: NATO activities in Libya on June 7


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 10177 sorties, including 3860 strike sorties*, have been conducted.

Sorties conducted 07 JUNE: 157
Strike sorties conducted 07 JUNE: 66

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

Key Hits
07 JUNE: In Tripoli: 5 Command & Control Facilities, 1 Vehicle Storage Facility, 2 Self-Propelled Antiaircraft Guns, 1 Air Surveillance Radar. In the vicinity of Tripoli: 1 Command & Control Facility. In the vicinity of Brega: 2 Truck-Mounted Guns.

Arms Embargo Activities
A total of 19 ships under NATO command are actively patrolling the Central Mediterranean.
17 Vessels were hailed on 07 JUNE to determine destination and cargo. 4 boardings (no denials) were conducted.
A total of 1226 vessels have been hailed. 80 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***: 338 (air, ground, maritime)
Ships delivering Humanitarian Assistance 07 JUNE: 2
Aircrafts delivering Humanitarian Assistance 07 JUNE: 4

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

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