Arab coalition seizes Iranian boat with weapons in Arabian Sea: Report

Arab coalition forces waging a military campaign against Houthi groups in Yemen have seized an Iranian boat loaded with weapons in the Arabian Sea, the Saudi-owned al-Arabiya television said on Wednesday.

Reuters| Updated: Sep 30, 2015, 14:43 PM IST

Dubai: Arab coalition forces waging a military campaign against Houthi groups in Yemen have seized an Iranian boat loaded with weapons in the Arabian Sea, the Saudi-owned al-Arabiya television said on Wednesday.

The Dubai-based satellite channel said 14 Iranian sailors were on the boat which was carrying weapons such as armour-piercing shells, anti-tank rockets and weapons guidance systems.