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U.S. Officials Bust Weapons Ring Exporting Components to Iran

Sixteen foreign nationals and corporations have been indicted on charges of illegally exporting potential military and explosives components to Iran, FOX News has learned.

A federal grand jury in Miami returned the 13-count indictment on Sept. 11 and unsealed it on Wednesday. Included in the charges are conspiracy, violations of the International Emergency Economic Powers Act and the United States Iran Embargo, and making false statements to federal agencies in connection with the export of thousands of U.S. goods to Iran.

The defendants are also charged with purchasing and exporting U.S. goods to Iran through “middle countries,” including the United Arab Emirates, Malaysia, England, Germany and Singapore.

All of the items identified in the charges have potential military applications, including as components in the construction of improvised explosive devices, or IEDs.  More from FoxNews

After reading the above and the post by private investigator, Bill Warner, on his website, I was reminded of an incident I wrote about for Family Security Matters in January of this year, Port of Miami – Terrorism and Trucking.  The incident was sparked by inconsistencies in the stories from the driver of the white Freightliner.  The story was quickly buried.  

The FSM story focused on terrorism and the trucking industry, however, the report by Fox News and Mr. Warner confirms what we suspected from day one – that there was something more nefarious than three men from Dearborn, Michigan, transporting “auto parts”…..

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September 19, 2008 - Posted by | Homeland Security, trucking | , , , , ,

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