first_imgBack to overview,Home naval-today French Frigate FS NIVOSE Leaves EU NAVFOR View post tag: News by topic View post tag: FS View post tag: EU Share this article View post tag: Navy View post tag: Frigate June 1, 2011 View post tag: NIVOSEcenter_img Industry news View post tag: French French Frigate FS NIVOSE Leaves EU NAVFOR View post tag: Naval View post tag: NAVFOR View post tag: Leaves FS NIVOSE completed her deployment as an EU NAVFOR warship after thirty four days proudly flying the European Flag.During this period she has conducted a variety of tasks in the force and has always been ready for any duties and demonstrated a proactive attitude to face all challenges in order to achieve the objectives of Operation ATALANTA Of note she was involved in the disruption of a pirated Yemeni dhow,  as well as the disruption of a pirated Iranian fishing dhow, which was pirated a year ago and has been used as a mother ship in the vicinity of the Arabian Sea.In his farewell signal to the French frigate the EU NAVFOR Force Commander Alberto Correia said:” Your proactive role and your engagement in this operation have had a great impact on the counter-piracy mission led by the European Union.”[mappress]Source: EUNAVFOR, June 1, 2011;last_img read more