2 Iraqi corvettes to return home

Blocked in La Spezia by 1990 UN embargo

(ANSA) - Rome, May 19 - Two Iraqi Navy corvettes are to return home after more than 26 years in Italy following the 1990 UN arms embargo on Iraq in the wake of the invasion of Kuwait.
    Iraqi soldiers who have been guarding the Mussa Ben Nassair and the Tariq Ibn Ziad will finally go home on Monday, the Italian Navy said FRiday.
   

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