Iraqis helping Iran skirt sanctions: NY Times

Aug 18, 2012 Full story: The Orlando Sentinel 7

Iraq has been helping Iran skirt economic sanctions imposed because of its nuclear program , using a network of financial institutions and oil-smuggling operations that are providing Tehran with a crucial flow of dollars, the New York Times said on Saturday.

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New York, NY

#1 Aug 18, 2012
Iraq has no reason to acomodate American interes ,USA which destroyed its very existance ,responssible for dearth of hundred of thousand of its citizens...Iraq must join Iran and be a good comrade in Arm
ayad iraqi

United States

#2 Aug 19, 2012
Iran is the arch enemy to iraq and its threat to iraqi people way worse than the american lead invasion.
iraqi patriot

United States

#3 Aug 19, 2012
Iran is a state of ignorance and haterid towards the iraqi people and saddam put an end to their role but the war in 2003 made iran stronger. we wish saddam is still ruling. seems bush bombed the wrong country then. afterall a letter made a difference!

San Jose, CA

#4 Aug 19, 2012
Thanks to the shrill and proven wrong anti-Bush sentiment engendered by the likes of Obama, the US once again left before the job was finished in Iraq. Just as Clinton did in Somalia, we have left many tens of thousands of good people in a position of imminent death. Since the election of Obama and the flooding of government positions with people dedicated to undermining US security interests and its leadership in any anti-terrorist international resolve, we have seen the Obama administration actually supporting elements in various countries, who end up attacking our closest allies and killing our own troops. How and why, you might ask, has Obama in three years been able to undermine the whole war on terror? Why has he informed Iran of Israeli military positions? Supposedly supporting sanctions against the virulent strain of Islam in Iran wanting to cause WWIII, Obama arranges methods of Iran skirting the sanctions. Obama has proven himself and his people as enemies of a Free World.

Cottbus, Germany

#5 Aug 19, 2012
Iran and Iraq have the same roots, common history and they should cooperate and help each other. They are wonderful ancient countries with ancient cultures just like Afghanistan, Syria, which should be allies too.

Hamilton, Canada

#6 Aug 19, 2012
US should ask Iraq for trillions of dollars it spend to save their behind.
blah blah blah

Port Coquitlam, Canada

#9 Aug 30, 2012
all honkys in america should be wiped out by iran north korea russia* syria china

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