Update: NATO activities in Libya on September 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 22,342 sorties, including 8,390 strike sorties*, have been conducted.
Sorties conducted 11 SEPTEMBER: 114
Strike sorties conducted 11 SEPTEMBER: 44

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

In the vicinity of Sirte: 1 Military Logistic Facility, 1 Command and Control Node, 1 Radar System, 3 Surface to Air Missile Systems, 7 Armed Vehicles.
In the vicinity of Waddan: 4 Anti-Aircraft Guns.
In the vicinity of Sebha: 1 Command and Control Node.

Arms Embargo Activities
A total of 14 ships under NATO command are actively patrolling the Central Mediterranean.
18 Vessels were hailed on 11 SEPTEMBER to determine destination and cargo. 3 boardings (0 denied) were conducted.
A total of 2582 vessels have been hailed, 273 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**1065: (air, ground, maritime)
Ships delivering Humanitarian Assistance 11 SEPTEMBER: 0
Aircrafts delivering Humanitarian Assistance 11 SEPTEMBER: 42

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

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