Thursday, August 23, 2007

Brief on Iran: Congressional Research Report

Newest CRS Reports and Issue Briefs on Iran

August 21, 2007 Congressional Research Service Reports US Department of States


Iran's Influence in Iraq -- Updated08/06/07

Iran: U.S. Concerns and Policy Responses -- Updated

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Here is what I found strange in the report. Did you know the U.S. is still trading wiht Iran?

Trade With U.S.

$242 million (trade is severely restricted by U.S. sanctions).

Exports to U.S. — $157 million (large categories: pomegranate
juice, caviar, pistachio nuts, carpets, medicines, artwork).

Imports from U.S. — $85 million (food, medicines, tobacco

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