Best of News


A Panamanian soldier guards containers of the North Korean Chong Chon... News PhotoArmy Soldier,Colon - Panama,Container,Control,Horizontal,Kilometre,Law,Missile,North Korea,Order,Panama,Police Force,Radar,Surface-to-air Missile,The Ageing ProcessPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPA Panamanian soldier guards containers (out of frame) of the North Korean Chong Chon Gang vessel where an alleged ageing Soviet-built radar control system for surface-to-air missiles was found, at the Manzanillo Port in Colon, 90 km from Panama City, on July 19, 2013. UN sanctions experts will go to Panama soon to investigate a North Korean ship that was intercepted carrying weapons, a US diplomat said Thursday. The vessel set out from Cuba and was trying to enter the Panama Canal when it was stopped by an anti-narcotics patrol, which later found the weapons concealed beneath several tonnes of sugar. AFP PHOTO / Rodrigo ARANGUA (Photo credit should read RODRIGO ARANGUA/AFP/Getty Images)