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US Navy seizes arms from Iran ‘likely bound for Yemen’

The U.S. Navy said it seized a large cache of assault rifles and ammunition being smuggled by a fishing ship from Iran likely bound for war-ravaged Yemen.
ABC news reported that U.S. Navy patrol ships discovered the weapons aboard what the Navy described as a stateless fishing vessel in an operation that began on Monday in the northern reaches of the Arabian Sea off Oman and Pakistan. Sailors boarded the vessel and found 1,400 Kalashnikov-style rifles and 226,600 rounds of ammunition, as well five Yemeni crew members, ABC reported.
Iran denies arming the Houthis despite evidence to the contrary, ABC reported.The post US Navy seizes arms from Iran ‘likely bound for Yemen’ first appeared on Ariana News.

Source: Ariana News

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