posted on Jul, 30 2004 @ 09:22 AM
C-4 explosives, 20 detonators and more than 10,000 bullets for automatic weapons hidden in a secret compartment of a truck were seized as it tried to
cross into Turkey from Iraq today. Officials were not readily available for comment.
ISTANBUL, Turkey July 30, 2004 — Turkish authorities seized 200 pounds of plastic explosives Friday hidden in a truck as it crossed into Turkey from
Iraq, the Anatolia news agency reported.
Acting on a tip, paramilitary police searched the truck at the Habur border gate with Iraq and found the C-4 explosives, 20 detonators and more than
10,000 bullets for automatic weapons hidden in a secret compartment, the agency reported.
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This is still a breaking story. That's alot of C4. I will try to keep you updated. 200lbs of explosives is nothing to laugh at. I think we
should take this very seriously.
[edit on 30-7-2004 by Banshee]