Navy ship raided on suspicion of carrying weapons to terrorist organizations

השתלטות קודמת של לוחמי חיל הים. צילום ארכיון: דובר צה”ל

The ship “HS Beethoven arrested about 160 miles off the coast of Israel
And it passed inspection with the consent of the captain. The IDF will continue to act against the efforts of terrorist organizations arming

תאריך: 22/04/2012, 21:17    
מחבר: מערכת אתר צה”ל

As part of ongoing operational activity that satisfies the Navy for security and preventing smuggling, tonight (Sunday) naval force merchant ship carrying the flag of Liberia, under the name “Beethoven” HS, approximately 160 nautical miles off the coast of Israel. The inspection
Naval forces who conducting is done with the consent of the master of the ship. If you do not find her, the ship measures will continue.

The IDF and the security forces continue to act tirelessly fighting the arming of terrorist groups in order to harm citizens of the State of Israel.

A year ago the Navy forces took control of the cargo ship “Victoria”, caught a
Of 200 miles west to the coast of Israel. The takeover of the vessel moved quickly and without opposition from the staff. Aboard found containers of weapons of various kinds, including strategic weapons such as anti-ship C704 model, radar homing and range that is 35 miles away. Beyond strategic weapon caught on ה”ויקטוריה, which detected large amounts of mortar 60 mm and 120 mm.

Translated from Hebrew