First this is old news,second Ireland has been in the business of weapon transfer for a long time,have a read,comes from a pro-palestinian site.www.indymedia.ie/article/77501 Shannon Airport has exposed to have been facilitating the worlds arms traders for decades. Recently leaked papers have shown the US to be transporting Apache Helicopters to Israel and M16 assault rifles to Bulgaria. These shipments were flown by ex-Soviet built airplanes. One such shipment went through Shannon on an Antonov 124 during the last stopover made by George W. Bush last March. The Russian logistics company, Volga Dnepr, has a permanent maintenance depot at Shannon. peaceful hypocrites.
from the article: New WikiLeaks revelations show Ireland blocking U.S. arms to Israel