Friday, April 21, 2006

In Terror War, Not All Names Are Equal

From the Inter Press News Service Agency:
In Terror War, Not All Names are Equal

NEW YORK, Apr 20 (IPS) - A major government watchdog group is charging that Muslim charities are being shut down for supposedly backing terrorist causes, while giant firms like Halliburton are receiving the full protection of U.S. law for allegedly breaking government sanctions against doing business with Iran -- a country designated as a sponsor of terrorism.

Also, check out this article from Newsweek:
Terror Watch: Halliburton's Deal With Iran

Halliburton’s CEO says his company is pulling out of Iran. But a corporate subsidiary is still going ahead with a deal to develop Tehran’s natural gas fields

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