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3.1.4 Warlike Service Determinations

The following table contains the warlike service determinations that have been made under paragraph 6(1)(a) of the MRCA as of April 2012.

Note: The most recent determinations may be found within the Service Eligibility Assistant.

Name of operation

Nature of operation

Area of operation

Start date of operation

End date of operation

CATALYST

ADF contribution in support of the US-led coalition operations in Iraq in order to support the Australian whole-of-Government effort to assist with the rehabilitation of Iraq and to remove the threat posed to global security by Iraq's WMD capability

The total land areas, territorial waters, internal waterways and superjacent airspace boundaries of Iraq, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia (north of latitude 23° North), the Persian Gulf and the Strait of Hormuz

16 July 2003

31 July 2009

PALATE

ADF Support to the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan

Afghanistan

18 April 2003

5 July 2004

SLIPPER

ADF contribution to the International Coalition against Terrorism

The area bounded by the following geographical coordinates:

     48°00?N                          81°00?E

     48°00?N                          35°00?E

     12°00?N                          35°00?E

     12°00?N                          81°00?E

11 October 2001

30 July 2009

PALATE II

ADF Support to the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan

Afghanistan

27 June 2005

Ongoing

KRUGER

ADF contribution to the provision of security to the Australian embassy in Iraq

Iraq

1 January 2009

Ongoing

RIVERBANK

ADF support to the United Nations Assistance Mission in Iraq

Iraq

21 July 2008

Ongoing

SLIPPER

ADF contribution to the International Coalition against Terrorism

The area bounded by the following geographical coordinates:

     39°00?N                          78°00?E

     39°00?N                          32°00?E

     05°00?S                          32°00?E

     05°00?S                          78°00?E

31 July 2009

Ongoing

PALADIN

ADF contribution to the United Nations Truce Supervision Organization

Southern Lebanon bounded 33°12'N 35°12'E 33° 10'N 35°20'E 33°19N 35°25'E, on the Litani River, then along the Litani River to 33°25'N 35°49'E, on the Syria-Lebanon border, then south to the junction of the Syria-Lebanon-Israel border, then east along the Lebanon-Israel border to the coast, then north along the coast to 33°12'N 35°12'E

12 July 2006

14 August 2006

ADF contribution to the NATO no-fly-zone and maritime enforcement operation against Libya

Libya and its territorial waters and superjacent airspace

31 March 2011

31 October 2011