U.S. Navy Seizes Smuggled Weapons in Arabian Sea

Plastic-wrapped weapons are seen on the deck of a stateless dhow that the U.S. Navy said carried a hidden arms shipment in the Arabian Sea on May 7, 2021. (U.S. Navy via AP)
The U.S. Navy seized a large number of smuggled weapons including assault rifles and grenade launchers aboard a sailing vessel in the Arabian Sea. The vessel was thought to be headed to Yemen. The Navy would not say what country they believe is responsible for smuggling the weapons.

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