Libya-Bound Ship Carrying Weapons Seized

Reuters reports that Greek authorities have seized a freighter carrying an undeclared shipment of weapons from the Turkish port of Iskenderun to Libya, 20 nautical miles northeast of Crete.

The ship, with a crew of seven, was escorted to Heraklion port on the island.

The United Nations has imposed an embargo on weapons shipments to Libya.

(Source: Reuters)

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