Israel gets proof of Syria supplying Russian arms to Hezballah
Israeli officials reported that Russian weapons were used by Hezbollah in the battles in Lebanon:There is more including pictures. This is very probably a violation by Syria of its supply agreement with Russia. It will be interesting to see just how serious Russia is about the terms of these agreements.
Abandoned Hezbollah positions in Lebanon yesterday revealed conclusive evidence that Syria — and almost certainly Iran — provided the Russian-made anti-tank missiles that have blunted the power of Israel’s once invincible armor, the Daily Telegraph reported.
Outside one of the town’s two mosques a van was found filled with green casings about 6ft long. The serial numbers identified them as AT-5 Spandrel anti-tank missiles. The wire-guided weapon was developed in Russia but Iran began making a copy in 2000.