Alexander George given two-and-a-half-year sentence for violating WMD controls
A businessman from Somerset has been jailed for trafficking fighter jet parts to Iran in violation of weapons of mass destruction controls.
Alexander George, 77, from Long Ashton village, was sentenced to two and a half years for shipping military hardware, including Russian MiG and US F4 Phantom parts sent through a network of companies and countries. He is thought to have made £5m from the trade.
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