Middle East
4:11 pm
Tue June 19, 2012

Russian Ship Carting Helicopters To Syria Turns Back

Originally published on Tue June 19, 2012 5:59 pm

A Russian ship carrying attack helicopters to Syria has turned back to Russia. The ship's insurer lifted its coverage when it learned it was carrying arms. The Pentagon says supplying Syria with arms that could be used against civilians would be "intolerable."