U.S. Says Iraqis Are Helping Iran to Skirt Sanctions

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    More: U.S. Says Iraqis Are Helping Iran to Skirt Sanctions - The New York Times
     
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    This would not have happened under Saddam. He hated Iran, and vice versa. Thanks, Bush.
     
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    Sanctions cut Iranian sea trade in half...
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    Iran's sea trade buckles under Western sanctions
    10/11/2012 - Top Iranian shipping line hit by rial's plunge; seaborne trade crashes more than 50 percent.

     
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    Who was in charge of our policy toward Iraq for the past 3.5 years?
     
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    Ah, a lefties love of murderous dictators shown out in the open.

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    Turkey worried Iraq spinnin' out of control...
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    Iraq in deep trouble, Turkey says
    Turkey, Nov. 21 (UPI) -- The Turkish prime minister said his government was concerned about security in neighboring Iraq, saying the central government there is "deeply in trouble."
     
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    Money launderers targeted for helping Iran evade sanctions...
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    US Targets Web of Companies Accused of Evading Iran Sanctions
    April 11, 2013 WASHINGTON — The U.S. Treasury Department said on Thursday it has imposed sanctions on an Iranian businessman, a Malaysian bank and a network of companies it accused of attempting to evade international sanctions on Iran through money laundering.
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    Former Nuclear Negotiator Joins Iran's Presidential Race
    April 11, 2013 — A former Iranian nuclear negotiator announced on Thursday he would run for president, the most moderate contender so far to bid to succeed Mahmoud Ahmadinejad in a June election dominated by conservatives.
     
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