China confirms visit from Gadhafi representatives seeking arms, but says no weapons shipped

The Associated Press via The Washington Post 9/5/2011

BEIJING — China confirmed on Monday that representatives of Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi visited in July in a bid to buy arms, news that could further damage Beijing’s relations with the new opposition government in Tripoli.

Although China insists no weapons were delivered, a spokesman for the […]

Thailand intercepts plane with weapons from North Korea

Thailand will charge detained crew members with crimes related to trafficking the 35-ton arms shipment in violation of sanctions slapped on North Korea for its missile and nuclear tests.

By Ben Hancock The Christian Science Monitor December 13, 2009

Thai authorities have intercepted a cache of grenades, rocket launchers, and other heavy arms from North […]

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