Navy Ships Depart Halifax for Africa

Two Canadian Navy ships set sail from Halifax yesterday en route to the west coast of Africa. The H-M-C-S Moncton and H-M-C-S Summerside are heading to the Gulf of Guinea to take part in a training event led by the US Navy. The ships will be visiting ports in the Canary Islands, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Liberia and Cote d’Ivoire.