No.52/ No. 01

25-Dec.-2000/1 Jan. 2001


Pelletreau Highlights Substantial Gray Area In US Sanctions Against Iran

The following is an edited extract from a speech entitled A Guide to US Economic Sanctions on Iran given by US Ambassador Robert H Pelletreau to a conference of the Eurasia Group in Houston on 28 November. Mr Pelletreau was US Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs from February 1994 to January 1997. He is now a partner in the law firm Afridi and Angell...