12 Jun '11, 8am
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Tuna Battle off the Barbary Coast - Sea Shepherd’s Operation Blue Rage 2011 has certainly enraged Tunisian fishermen operating on Melita Bank, roughly 70 nautical miles off the Libyan coast and 20 miles inside the NATO no fly zone. Sea Shepherd is searching only for illegal fishing operations. ...read more Sea Shepherd Saves the Life of a Tunisian Tuna Fisherman - At 1100 hours, as Sea Shepherd’s the Brigitte Bardot was passing a group of Tunisian purse seiners, our vessel was hailed on Ch.16 by a fishing vessel in French. We were informed that a fisherman onboard the Tijani had sliced his wrist and required urgent medical attention. ...read more Hot Pursuit of Tuna Seiner Along Qaddafi’s Line of Death - This morning, the Steve Irwin spotted five French vessels leaving Malta at high speed, bound for Libyan waters. One of the vessels, the Sainte Sophie Francois 2 , does not...