Israel to include weapons ship in UN panel on Iran arms smuggling

17.03.2011                      11.Adar ll, 5771

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Israel to include weapons ship in UN panel on Iran arms smuggling

Officials to discuss recently seized ship 'Victoria' during a UN review of the implementation of Resolution 1747, which forbids Iran to export arms.

The Foreign Ministry plans to file a complaint to the UN Security Council's sanctions committee over Iran's efforts to smuggle arms to the Gaza Strip.
On Wednesday, the navy showed off the arms it seized aboard the Victoria on Tuesday. The ship was intercepted en route from Syria to Egypt, whence the arms were slated to be smuggled overland to Hamas in Gaza….