#USS Normandy seizes ship in northern #Indian Ocean seizes #Iran military weapons apparently destined for #Gulf of Aden.
This includes thermal-vision cameras, UAVs, ground-to-air missiles and anti-tank missiles.
The seized weapons include two Iranian-made anti-tank anti-tank missiles, which were copied from the Russian Cornet. The rest of the seized weapons are Iranian-designed and manufactured and include three Iranian air-to-air missiles, Iranian-made thermal imaging guns, and Iranian-made components for the assembly of UAVs and unmanned boats, as well as other advanced ammunition and weapon components.
“The Iranian weapons were to be delivered by Yemeni Houthis in violation of a UN Security Council resolution banning the sale or transfer of weapons directly or indirectly to Houthis.”