Update: NATO activities in Libya on September 22


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

Air Operations
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 23,571 sorties, including 8,829 strike sorties*, have been conducted.
Sorties conducted 22 SEPTEMBER: 97
Strike sorties conducted 22 SEPTEMBER: 34
*Strike sorties are intended to identify and engage appropriate targets, but do not necessarily deploy munitions each time.
In the vicinity of Sirte: 1 Ammunition Storage and Military Barracks Facility.
Arms Embargo Activities
A total of 14 ships under NATO command are actively patrolling the Central Mediterranean.
15 Vessels were hailed on 22 SEPTEMBER to determine destination and cargo. 0 boardings (0 denied) were conducted.
A total of 2781 vessels have been hailed, 290 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**1410: (air, ground, maritime)
Ships delivering Humanitarian Assistance 22 SEPTEMBER: 0
Aircrafts delivering Humanitarian Assistance 22 SEPTEMBER: 34
**Some humanitarian movements cover several days.  (graphic: NATO)

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