תאריך: 05/03/14
מחבר: מערכת אתר צה”ל

Special forces of the Navy stopped the morning merchant ship on which many advanced weapons made in Syria. Among the weapons found dozens of advanced weapons long distances. KLOS, C, was arrested by rocket ships and fighters for the Navy Marine commando, Eritrea border to Sudan, 1500 miles from Israel’s shores. The ship, crew, now in full control of the Navy and is expected to reach Eilat port within a few days.

The ship, carrying the flag of Panama, loaded with missiles of the type M-302 originating in Syria. “We know to say positively that Iran is behind the smuggling,” said today the IDF Brig. Gen. Motti these comments. “She managed, managed in detail of this smuggling operation. Iranian officials camouflaged cement bags missile and the ship made its way toward Port Sudan, from where it was destined to reach the Gaza Strip willingness to hamshs. In recent years, fighting in Iran’s extensive effort to arm terrorist organizations within Israel.

According to the IDF spokesperson, the weapons have not yet known, but so far found dozens of missiles-and counting.

The operation was made possible thanks to a cross-community intelligence capabilities and operational capabilities of the IDF is conducted quickly, according to orders and drills, with no casualties and according to international law. IDF naval working hard, sourced and smuggling operations, monitoring and apprehension in the early stages in the past decade has become the scene of the maritime smuggling “attractive” to terrorist groups fighting Israel and IDF invested in developing relevant intelligence that can be translated into specific operational capability.

The IDF will continue to act against the regional arms race that leads Iran in order to inflame the region and work with all the capabilities available at its disposal to ensure the safety of the citizens of Israel

Translated from Navy website

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