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U.S. offers $5 million for Chinese
businessman accused of Iran dealings

Reuters, by David Brunnstrom & Jason Lange

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Posted By:LittleHoodedMonk, 4/29/2014 1:31:00 PM

Washington - The United States offered a reward of up to $5 million on Tuesday for a Chinese businessman accused of supplying missile parts to Iran, and targeted companies from China and Dubai for allegedly helping Iran evade weapons and oil sanctions. In a signal Washington will keep pressure on Iran over its nuclear program, the U.S. Treasury Department said it was sanctioning eight of Chinese businessman Li Fangwei´s Chinese companies for allegedly procuring missile parts for Iran. The U.S. State Department said it was offering a reward of up to $5 million for information leading to the arrest and/or conviction of Li, who is also known

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Who was good friends with China during the Clinton administration & set their missiles "right." The CEO of Loral Space & Communications. It won´t matter the markings or serial numbers on the missiles. They´ll be vaporized along with US or Israel when they go off. This connection with China & Iran is very disturbing.

      


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