Iraqgate: Now the scrutiny intensifies

Hedges, S.J.
June 1992
U.S. News & World Report;6/22/92, Vol. 112 Issue 24, p44
Examines the focus on illegal weapons sales. The intense scrutiny by the Agriculture Department of Houston's Comet Rice Inc. and other companies' involvement with paying kickbacks to Iraqi middlemen; Iraq could obtain financing to buy rice and toacquire weapons and lethal technology; Whether Comet is victim or villain; Evidence against Comet; Comet can't be blamed for its enthusiastic entry into the Iraqi market; More.


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