- Editors Note: It appears that this is not a serious investigation and the US is publicizing it to make it appear as if they have done something. Don’t expect charges. But if the average citizen did this, they would be arrested and prosecuted. It shows that support of this terror group is official US policy.
Speaking firms representing ex-FBI Director Louis Freeh and former chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Hugh Shelton have received federal subpoenas as part of an expanding investigation into the source of payments to former top government officials who have publicly advocated removing an Iranian dissident group from the State Department list of terrorist groups, three sources familiar with the investigation told NBC News.
The investigation, being conducted by the Treasury Department, is focused on whether the former officials may have received funding, directly or indirectly, from the People’s Mujahedin of Iran, or MEK, thereby violating longstanding federal law barring financial dealings with terrorist groups. The sources, all of whom spoke on condition of anonymity, said that speaking fees given to the former officials total hundreds of thousands of dollars.
- Read more: http://openchannel.msnbc.msn.com/_news/2012/03/16/10710422-ex-us-officials-investigated-over-speeches-to-iranian-dissident-group-on-terror-list?lite
- Let’s not pretend that the Israelis are not supporting the MEK terror group when the Los Angeles Jewish Journal admits the obvious pro-Israeli support for the MEK. These are crimes Iranians should not forgive or forget. The US government obviously believes it is okay for Israelis to support terrorist groups on US soil.