The United Arab Emirates has seized a ship carrying North Korean-manufactured munitions, detonators, explosives and rocket-propelled grenades bound for Iran in violation of United Nations sanctions, diplomats said.
The UAE two weeks ago notified the UN Security Council of the seizure, according to the diplomats, who spoke on condition they aren’t named because the communication hasn’t been made public.
- UAE ambassador backs strike on Iran’s nuclear sites (guardian.co.uk)
- Dubai admits nuclear material being shipped through its ports (telegraph.co.uk)
- Iran feels sanctions heat at UAE ports (reuters.com)