Navy SEAL Team shares relief goods to fishermen while securing waters

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A SEAL Team under Naval Special Operations Unit (NAVSOU) 5, operating under Naval Forces Central, has shared relief goods to fishermen while securing waters in Mactan, Olango, and Hilutungan Channels in Visayas during the implementation of enhanced community quarantine (ECQ).

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Naval Forces Central said it deployed its SEAL Team under Naval Special Operations Unit (NAVSOU) 5 to conduct Seaborne Security Patrol along Mactan, Olango and Hilutungan channels which aims to “deter/preempt and intercept the entry and exit of unauthorized vessels and lawless elements transiting the area.”

“While at mission, the SEALs distributed relief goods to the local fishermen fishing at the vicinity as a simple act of charity amidst COVID-19 crisis,” it added.