From NATO: Over the past 24 hours, NATO has conducted the following activities associated with Operation UNIFIED PROTECTOR :
Operation UNIFIED PROTECTOR air assets continue monitoring missions over Libya.
Since the beginning of the NATO operation (31 March 2011, 06.00GMT) a total of 25,003 sorties, including 9,301 strike sorties*, have been conducted.
Sorties conducted 5 OCTOBER: 109
Strike sorties conducted 5 OCTOBER: 40
*Strike sorties are intended to identify and engage appropriate targets, but do not necessarily deploy munitions each time.
Key Hits 5 OCTOBER
1 military installation in Bani Walid
6 command and control nodes in Bani Walid
1 military staging location in Bani Walid
Arms Embargo Activities
A total of 11 ships under NATO command are actively patrolling the Central Mediterranean.
11 Vessels were hailed on 5 OCTOBER to determine destination and cargo. 0 boardings (0 denied) were conducted.
A total of 2936 vessels have been hailed, 296 boardings and 11 denials have been conducted since the beginning of arms embargo operations.
International Humanitarian Assistance Movements as recorded by NATO
Total of Humanitarian Movements**1624: (air, ground, maritime)
Ships delivering Humanitarian Assistance 5 OCTOBER: 3
Aircrafts delivering Humanitarian Assistance 5 OCTOBER: 37
**Some humanitarian movements cover several days. (graphic: NATO