Town Square

Post a New Topic

US moves on Iran nuclear trade

Original post made by Sharon, Midtown, on Apr 7, 2009

"New York prosecutors joined with the Obama administration on Tuesday to shut down a China-based network that allegedly supplied Iran’s nuclear and missile programmes with the unwitting aid of some of Wall Street’s biggest banks.

This story contains 232 words.

If you are a paid subscriber, check to make sure you have logged in. Otherwise our system cannot recognize you as having full free access to our site.

If you are a paid print subscriber and haven't yet set up an online account, click here to get your online account activated.

Comments (1)

Like this comment
Posted by Sharon
a resident of Midtown
on Apr 7, 2009 at 8:47 pm

on the realignment from UK FT
"The foreign minister,Mr Lieberman, a former nightclub bouncer who immigrated to Israel from Moldova at the age of 20, has drawn criticism at home and abroad for his diatribes against Israel’s Arab minority.

He also sparked controversy last week after stating that peace talks with the Palestinians on the creation of a Palestinian state, launched at the US-backed Annapolis summit in ­November 2007, had “no validity”.

Such a position may raise tensions with Israel’s most powerful ally after Barack Obama, US president, on Monday voiced support for the Annapolis negotiations while on a visit in ­Turkey.---Some Israeli legal experts said the recent series of interrogations of Mr Lieberman and reports of the new documents might represent a new stage in the probe.

Shimon Dolan, former chief of the economic crimes division in the state prosecutor’s office, who co-heads a private law firm, said: “This appears to be a new, more serious phase in the investigation.

“If he will face an could be difficult for him to continue in his ­position.” Web Link

Don't miss out on the discussion!
Sign up to be notified of new comments on this topic.


Post a comment

Posting an item on Town Square is simple and requires no registration. Just complete this form and hit "submit" and your topic will appear online. Please be respectful and truthful in your postings so Town Square will continue to be a thoughtful gathering place for sharing community information and opinion. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any "member" name you wish.

Name: *

Select your neighborhood or school community: * Not sure?

Comment: *

Verification code: *
Enter the verification code exactly as shown, using capital and lowercase letters, in the multi-colored box.

*Required Fields

Tava Kitchen shutters in Palo Alto
By Elena Kadvany | 16 comments | 13,610 views

Top 6 Issues Affecting Seniors to keep an eye on as Donald Trump takes over
By Max Greenberg | 6 comments | 1,663 views

By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 810 views

Packing for the Women's March
By Sally Torbey | 7 comments | 615 views