Iran Declares UN Arms Embargo Over, But U.S. Objects

Iranian Air Force F-5.
Credit: Kayvan Tavakkoli
Iran’s Foreign Ministry said on Oct. 18 that a 13-year arms embargo imposed by the United Nations is now terminated and Tehran now seeks to normalize defense cooperation with foreign governments. The event marks a “momentous day,” Iranian foreign minister Javad Zarif said. But the U.S. State...
Steve Trimble

Steve covers military aviation, missiles and space for the Aviation Week Network, based in Washington DC.

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