Christopher Tappin pleads guilty

Christopher Tappin at Heathrow police station, where he was handed over to US marshals and taken to America in February
Christopher Tappin at Heathrow police station, where he was handed over to US marshals and taken to America in February Credit: Sean Dempsey/PA Wire

British businessman Christopher Tappin has pleaded guilty to selling surface-to-air missile parts to Iran, at a court hearing in El Paso, Texas.

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Tappin pleads guilty in US court

British businessman Christopher Tappin has pleaded guilty to selling surface-to-air missile parts to Iran in a court in America.