In Iran Influential People from All Three Branches of Government Involved in $2.6 billion Embezzlement
- 05 Mar
“A group circumvented nation’s interests in skirting the sanctions. They took people’s money and put it in their own pockets and stole it. Before, when I talked about one billion dollar theft, it astonished everyone, now I have to say that the figure is not one billion dollars, it is rather $2.6 billion and I am not even sure that that is all. There may be other things as well,” In a February 27th speech made in Hormozgan, southern Iran, President Hassan Rouhani said.