UN Chief: Iran May Have Violated Arms Embargo

(Reuters) Michelle Nichols - A report submitted to the Security Council on Dec. 30 by outgoing UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon expressed concern that Iran may have violated an arms embargo by supplying weapons and missiles to Hizbullah. Iran is still subject to an arms embargo, which was not part of the nuclear agreement. The report also cites an accusation by France that an arms shipment seized in the Indian Ocean in March was from Iran and likely bound for Somalia or Yemen.

2017-01-09 00:00:00

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