U.S. protested ’10 air shipments’ of missile components

An Iran Air Boeing 747-SP in Beijing. aircraftimages.net/Rafael Klopper

A newly released State Department cable provides new details of Chinese collusion with North Korea in shipping arms to Iran.

The Nov. 3, 2007 cable, labeled secret, said the U.S. government notified China about numerous flights of military goods from North Korea to Iran that were facilitated by China.

“Our information indicates that at least 10 air shipments of jet vanes have transited Beijing thus far and that these shipments will not only continue but will also grow in volume,” the cable said.   (FULL STORY)

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