Thailand detain arms shipments by the Department of State of registration of aircraft Kazakhstan
detained crew asked for a translation of the Russian Embassy
by IL-76 transport aircraft intercepted Thai Global Network reporter Liang Xu
reported December 12, a departure from Pyongyang Il -76 4L-AWA transport in Bangkok, Thailand Muang Airport detained the aircraft carrying nearly 40 tons of weapons. After the identification of this aircraft registered in Kazakhstan.
turn AFP 14, Russian media reported, according to Thai media reports, prior to that containing the North Korean weapons of IL-76 belongs to Georgia, but the subsequent confirmation of registration in Kazakhstan. Four crew members are Kazakhstan, nationality, captain of the Belarusian people. The Thai side said the U.S. intelligence to inform the aircraft of dangerous goods. According to reports, this batch of weapons including grenades, missiles and bombs reflection.
Russian news agency quoted Thai ТНА TV 13 reported that Thailand has informed the matter to the United Nations. Find out what kind of weapons such as concrete, will clarify which of the DPRK in violation of UN sanctions.
Russian media said the plane carrying weapons to refuel midway feel incredible.