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Illegal weapons shipment detained

An aeroplane from Teheran on September 29 left several tonnes of grenades at Bratislava’s international airport, where police sequestered the weapons and foiled an apparent plan for a Ukraine craft to take them on to Angola. Slovakia has in the past been under scrutiny as a source of illegal weapons shipments.

Compiled by Tom Nicholson from press reports.
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