Finland: Authorities investigating Patriot missiles aboard China-bound ship

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December 21, 2011
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"Finnish authorities have launched an investigation after impounding 69 Patriot missiles from a ship bound for China. Police said they also found explosives and propelling charges aboard the British-flagged cargo ship Thor Liberty at the port of Kotka, about 75 miles east of Helsinki. The Patriot is a surface-to-air missile system manufactured by the U.S. company Raytheon and has been sold to various nations." (12/21/11)  

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