Arms trafficking
Arms trafficking, also known as gunrunning, is the illegal trafficking or smuggling of contraband weapons or ammunition. What constitutes legal trade in firearms varies widely, depending on local and ...
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Transporte Aéreo Rioplatense
Transporte Aéreo Rioplatense SACL was an Argentinian cargo airline. It operated in the 1970s and 1980s.
The airline was set up in December 1969 by Carlos F. Martinez Guerrero and several of his a...
Transporte Aéreo Rioplatense - Wikipedia
Cherbourg Project
The Boats of Cherbourg was an Israeli military operation which took place on 24 December 1969, and involved the escape of five unarmed Sa'ar 3 class boats from the French port of Cherbourg. The boats ...
Cherbourg Project - Wikipedia
Abdelkader Belliraj
Abdelkader Belliraj (Arabic: عبد القادر بليرج‎, [ʕɑbdælqɑːdir biliːrædʒ]; born 1957, Nador) is a Moroccan-Belgian citizen who was found guilty in 2009 of arms smuggling and planning terroris...
Nahum Manbar
Nahum Manbar (Hebrew: נחום מנבר‎, born April 18, 1946) is an Israeli businessman who was involved in arms trade with Iran. He was convicted in series of crimes against Israel's national security...
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Yū Kikumura
Yū Kikumura (菊村 憂, Kikumura Yū, born 1947) was allegedly a member of the Japanese Red Army, an armed militant organization.Police arrested Kikumura in Schiphol Airport in Amsterdam in 1986 whe...
Yū Kikumura - Wikipedia
Annie Larsen affair
The Annie Larsen affair was a gun-running plot in the United States during World War I. The plot, involving India's Ghadar Party, the Irish Republican Brotherhood and the German Foreign office, was a ...
Behçet Cantürk
Behçet Cantürk (1950, Lice - January 14, 1994, Sapanca) was a Kurdish mob boss.
Behçet's father was named Reşit.Starting in 1975, Cantürk became a partner of some smugglers by providing money for ...
Francop Affair
The Francop Affair was a high seas incident on November 4, 2009 in which the Israeli Navy seized the MV Francop cargo ship in the eastern Mediterranean Sea and its cargo of hundreds of tons of weapons...
Francop Affair - Wikipedia
Liam Campbell
Liam Campbell is an Irish republican from Dundalk, County Louth, Republic of Ireland.
His brother Sean died in December 1975, when a landmine he was preparing for an attack on the British Army exp...
Annie Larsen
The Annie Larsen was a three-masted schooner that was involved in arms shipment in the Hindu German Conspiracy during World War I. Annie Larsen was built by the Hall Brothers in 1881. She was owned by...
Savaş Buldan
Savaş Buldan (1964, Hakkâri-4 June 1994, Bolu) was a Turkish citizen of Kurdish descent involved in the Susurluk scandal. He was kidnapped and killed in June 1994.
He was born in Yüksekova to Şükr...
Arms Trade Treaty
The Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) is a multilateral treaty that regulates the international trade in conventional weapons. It entered into force on 24 December 2014. 66 states have ratified the treaty, and...
Ghadar Party
The Ghadar Party was an organization founded by Punjabi Indians, in the United States and Canada with the aim to gaining India's independence from British rule. Key members included lala Har Dayal, So...
Ghadar Party - Wikipedia
Gerry McGeough
Gerry McGeough (born 1958, near Dungannon, County Tyrone) is a prominent Irish republican who was a volunteer in the Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA), a former Sinn Féin activist and editor of ...
Guus Kouwenhoven
Guus Kouwenhoven (born September 15, 1942, Rotterdam) is a Dutch businessman who worked in Liberia during the presidency of Charles Taylor.
The United Nations issued an order in 2001 banning him f...
Hank Greenspun
Herman "Hank" Milton Greenspun (August 27, 1909 – July 23, 1989) was the publisher of the Las Vegas Sun newspaper. He purchased the Sun in 1949, and served as its editor and publisher until his ...
1992 North American IRA arrests
Described as a "political witch hunt", four men were arrested as part of a "terrorism operation" on charges of trying to purchase 2,900 detonators from a supplier in Arizona in November 1989, believed...
Raed al Atar
Raed al Atar (1974–2014) was the commander of the Rafah company of the Hamas Izz ad-Din al-Qassam Brigades and member of the Hamas high military council. According to the Congressional Research Servic...
Hindu-German Conspiracy
The Hindu–German Conspiracy was a series of plans between 1914 and 1917 by radical Indian nationalist groups to attempt Pan-Indian rebellion against the British Raj during World War I, formulated betw...
Hindu-German Conspiracy - Wikipedia
Victoria Affair
The Victoria Affair (code name Operation Iron Law) was a military operation conducted by the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) in March 2011 in which the Israeli Navy intercepted the German-owned, Liberian-...
Victoria Affair - Wikipedia
Operation Velvetta
Operation Velvetta (Hebrew: ולווטה‎; also known as Operation Alabama) was a 1948 Israeli Air Force operation to deliver Supermarine Spitfires purchased in Czechoslovakia to Israel. The fight...
Operation Velvetta - Wikipedia
CIFTA
The Inter-American Convention Against the Illicit Manufacturing of and Trafficking in Firearms, Ammunition, Explosives, and Other Related Materials (CIFTA), originally the Inter-American Convention A...