NO. 12


US Accuses Iran Of Complicity In Breaching Iraqi Oil Sanctions

The United States has formally accused Iran of "complicity in thesmuggling of Iraqi petroleum through Persian Gulf ports in violation of UNSecurity Council resolutions prohibiting such trade." The charge was madein a letter sent to the UN Security Council's Sanctions Committee (whichcomprises the same membership as the Security Council itself) by the USDelegation on 7 December, and subsequently...