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List Of Operation Enduring Freedom - Horn of Africa Battles

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List of every major Operation Enduring Freedom - Horn of Africa battle, including photos, images, or maps of the most famous Operation Enduring Freedom - Horn of Africa battles when available. While it is not a comprehensive list of all skirmishes, conflicts, or battles that took place in the Operation Enduring Freedom - Horn of Africa, we have tried to include as many military events and actions as possible. All the battles on this Operation Enduring Freedom - Horn of Africa list are currently listed alphabetically, but if you want to find a specific battle you can search for it by using the "search". Information about these Operation Enduring Freedom - Horn of Africa battles are included below as well, such as their specific locations and who was involved in the fight.

This list includes Battle of Ras Kamboni, S/V Quest incident and more battles.
Action of 1 April 2010 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List Of Operation Enduring Freedom - Horn of Africa Battles
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Action of 1 April 2010

The Action of 1 April 2010 refers to a pair of naval engagements fought between United States Navy warships, a Sierra Leone merchant ship, and Somali pirate vessels operating off the Seychelles in the Indian Ocean. ...more on Wikipedia

Locations: Kenya

Part of: Operation Enduring Freedom – Horn of Africa, Operation Ocean Shield

Combatants: United States of America

Action of 18 March 2006 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List Of Operation Enduring Freedom - Horn of Africa Battles
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Action of 18 March 2006

The Action of 18 March 2006 occurred when two United States naval vessels were attacked by pirates. The U.S. ships were part of Combined Task Force 150. ...more on Wikipedia

Locations: Somalia

Part of: Operation Enduring Freedom, Operation Enduring Freedom – Horn of Africa

Combatants: United States of America

S/V Quest incident is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List Of Operation Enduring Freedom - Horn of Africa Battles
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S/V Quest incident

The SY Quest incident occurred in February 2011 when Somali pirates seized the American yacht SY Quest and four United States citizens. In response the United States Navy, supporting Operation Enduring Freedom, dispatched the aircraft carrier USS Enterprise and three other ships with orders to free the hostages. Though American forces were capable of neutralizing the threat, all of the hostages were killed. The SY Quest was the first American vessel to be captured by Somali pirates since the Maersk Alabama hijacking in 2009. ...more on Wikipedia

Locations: Somalia

Part of: Operation Enduring Freedom – Horn of Africa, Operation Ocean Shield

Combatants: United States of America

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Action of 23 March 2010

The Action of 23 March 2010 was an attack by Somali pirates on a Panamanian-flagged merchant vessel and the subsequent capture of the pirates by the Spanish Navy. The encounter happened off the coast of Somalia and ended with the death of one pirate and the capture of six others. ...more on Wikipedia

Locations: Somalia

Part of: Operation Enduring Freedom – Horn of Africa, Operation Ocean Shield