Oil for Food, Blood
The Assyrian News Agency has republished Gary Halbert's Forecasts & Trends E-Letter. (Halbert is president and CEO of an investment advisory firm in Austin, Texas.) It's a very readable summary of the scam, its effects, and its ramifications.
I last wrote about the "Oil-for-Food"program in Iraq in May shortly after the United Nations (UN) engaged former Federal Reserve chairman Paul Volcker to conduct an internal investigation of the scandal. Only limited attention was focused on the scandal at the time, as the media was busy trying to get John Kerry elected president.Check it out.