2001 : (NEMAZEE JOINS THE BOARD OF AIC —— see IAPAC) In 2001, at the invitation of Mobil Oil Chairman Lucio Noto, whom he counts as a personal friend, Hassan Nemazee joined the board of the American-Iranian Council, a U.S. lobbying group that consistently has supported lifting U.S. sanctions on Iran and accommodating the Tehran regime.
Hassan Nemazee also helped establish the Iranian-American Political Action Committee (IAPAC) Because of his association with IAPAC, Hassan Nemazee was accused of serving as an agent for the Islamic government of Iran by the Student Movement Coordinating Committee for Democracy in Iran (SMCCDI)- via Crosswalk.
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JANUARY 2004 : (PRO DEMOCRACY IRANIAN-AMERICANS RAISE CONCERNS ABOUT KERRY CAMPAIGN FUNDRAISER NEMAZEE WHO WANTS TO NORMALIZE U.S. RELATIONS WITH IRAN) WASHINGTON — Iranian American supporters of the effort to bring democracy to Iran are raising concerns about the resurgence of Senator Kerry’s campaign for the Democratic Party’s presidential nomination, questioning the role of a Kerry fund-raiser who wants to normalize ties with Tehran. Hassan Nemazee, an Iranian American financier based in New York, was on the board of the American Iranian Council [aic] when that organization arranged for President Clinton’s secretary of state, Madeleine Albright, to apologize for America’s [ALLEGED] role in the 1953 coup that brought the Shah to power in Iran. —— “Kerry’s Fund-Raiser Worries Advocates Of Iran Democracy,” NY Sun ^ | Tue, 27 Jan 2004 | ELI LAKE , Posted on Wednesday, January 28, 2004 12:52:39 AM by F14 Pilot