McCain at AIPAC: Drumbeats of War?

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Today, at this speech to AIPAC, McCain called for “privatiz[ing] the sanctions against Iran by launching a worldwide divestment campaign.” Here is the link to a new research item up at McCain Source (courtesy of Progressive Media USA’s research team) on McCain’s advisers profiting from business in Iran.


Specifically there is a great nugget on Carly Fiorina and H-P’s selling computers to Iran via partners in Dubai

Forbes: Hewlett Packard Exported Goods To Dubai To Open Up Markets In Iran. In the April 12, 2004 issue a Forbes magazine story entitled, “Trading With The Enemy” reported, “If you want to get around export controls, just sell the product to a front company in Dubai. The middlemen will take it from there… Hewlett-Packard, Dell and Microsoft, among many other U.S. companies, keep Dubai offices and are favorites these days among Iranian traders in Dubai. Reason? Strong demand for ‘anything high-tech for military or oil services,’ says Bolurfrushan of the Iranian Business Council. [Forbes, 4/12/04]


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