Freighter, full of weaponry and vehicles for ISIS, seized south of Crete

According to, a freighter full of weaponry for ISIS, was seized by units of the Hellenic Coast Guard and the Navy, south of Crete.

The freighter was about to deliver the weaponry and several vehicles to a harbour in Libya, which is controlled by ISIS.

In the storeroom of the freighter, Coast Gurd officers found:

  • 18 MRAP vehicles (Typhoon)
  • 5 shielded Toyota Land Cruiser
  • 2 shielded BMW
  • 8 SUV