Ref NoKA/1/521
Acc No2005/1
TitleKate Adie reports on arms find on MV Eksund.
Description Kate Adie reports for the 6 and 9 o clock news from Brest in France as during transit to Ireland an arms consignment was intercepted by Irish and French authorities aboard the MV Eksund (sometimes referred to simply as Eksund), along with five crew members, among them Gabriel Cleary. The vessel was found to contain 120 tonnes of weapons, including HMGs, 36 RPGs, 1000 detonators, 20 SAMs, Semtex and 1,000,000 rounds of ammunition. Running time 1 minute and 55 seconds.
Date02/11/1987
URLhttp://hml.sunderland.ac.uk/Play/1054
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