License to Kill – Russian ship with helicopters for Syrian regime sets sail again

Posted: July 15, 2012 in License to kill in Syria

A Russian ship carrying refurbished attack helicopters destined for Syria has weighed anchor from its Arctic port for a second time after failing to deliver the cargo last month.

The Alaed’s previous attempt to convey the Mi-25 gunships to the regime of of   President Bashar al-Assad under a Curaçao flag caused anger in London and   Washington. US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said the aircraft would be   used to kill innocent civilians.


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