Free Republic 2nd Quarter Fundraising Target: $88,000 Receipts & Pledges to-date: $84,600
Woo hoo!! And now over 96%!! Less than $3.4k to go!! We can do this. Thank you all very much! God bless.

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  • Iran Shipper Evades U.S. Blacklist

    04/10/2010 10:46:24 PM PDT · by Nachum · 1 replies · 297+ views
    wsj ^ | 4/10/10 | STEVE STECKLOW
    Iran's state shipping company has changed the names and ownership of most of its vessels to evade U.S. sanctions, but the Treasury Department has yet to update the blacklist that U.S. companies use to verify they are in compliance, according to a new report. As a result, some firms are at risk of doing business with the company, Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines, despite a ban that has been in place since 2008, says the report by the Wisconsin Project on Nuclear Arms Control, a Washington-based nonprofit watchdog. The findings raise questions about the effectiveness of some of Washington's...