Sanctions failed miserably ! - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Khalid Shah
    • 13.08.12 | 21:06 (IDT)

    Obama's much trumpeted sanctions against Iran have failed miserably ! Countries like India, China, Russia, Turkey, South Korea, Azerbaijan, Pakistan are all actively helping Iran easily bypass the half-hearted sanctions efforts. Leading U.K, Swiss Banks such as Standard Charted, UBS & HSBC are also aiding sanctions evasion. Successful use of barter system, routing payment thru tax-havens, smuggling oil & goods across border etc....all effectively nullifying the weak sanctions attempts. Obama is a liar & wimp, only interested in his re-election. Only fools believe him. Sanctions EPIC FAIL ! - Khalid Shah, Tehran, Iran

    from the article: New U.S. sanctions on Iran are 'overt blackmail,' says Russia
    First published 19:49 13.08.12 | Last updated 19:49 13.08.12
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