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2005-02-05 International-UN-NGOs
Fox: DA Launches Criminal Probe of Sevan
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Posted by Mrs. Davis 2005-02-05 6:05:19 PM|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [400 views since 2007-05-07]  Top

#1 Looks like they are zeroing in on Kojo as well - For example, an article published in the Times of London late last month detailed contact between Kojo Annan and Hani Yamani, the son of a former Saudi oil minister, in a failed bid for an oil-for-food deal. The paper quoted two unnamed "business associates" of Yamani, who claimed Kojo traveled to Morocco to help finalize the $60 million oil sale which later fell through. Link
Posted by phil_b 2005-02-05 6:40:31 PM||   2005-02-05 6:40:31 PM|| Front Page Top

#2 phil, I just posted an article about that from Newsday. It appears Kojo is not being 100% cooperative.
Posted by Mrs. Davis 2005-02-05 6:52:37 PM||   2005-02-05 6:52:37 PM|| Front Page Top

#3 I guess the Law and Order episode will be on in March. Doink-Doink!
Posted by Eric Jablow  2005-02-05 9:47:11 PM||   2005-02-05 9:47:11 PM|| Front Page Top

#4 "PAUL VOLCKER: Now first and obviously the most disturbing finding is the accumulation of evidence that the Director of the Office of the Iraq Program, Mr Benon Sevan, in fact did repeatedly solicit oil allocations for a small trading company called AMEP (African Middle East Petroleum)."
Posted by Tom 2005-02-05 9:52:54 PM||   2005-02-05 9:52:54 PM|| Front Page Top

#5 ...Sevan, whose diplomatic immunity, the U.N. said, won't be lifted unless it's requested by Volcker or a prosecutor...

M'thinks any such lifting will occur within hours- of Mr. Sevan's flight landing in Cyprus.
Posted by Pappy 2005-02-05 11:10:39 PM||   2005-02-05 11:10:39 PM|| Front Page Top

#6 Seems there is a problem with lifting the diplomatic immunity. He lands in Cyprus.... he's in Cyprus's hands, and they have to give him up for any legal prosecution.
Posted by Sherry  2005-02-05 11:23:23 PM||   2005-02-05 11:23:23 PM|| Front Page Top

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