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Schumer On Iranian Government Building

Schumer: Seizure Of Midtown Building Sends Strong Message To Iran

U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) said Wednesday that the forfeiture of a Midtown Manhattan office building allegedly controlled by the Iranian government shows the U.S. means business in sanctions against Iran.

09/18/2013

U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara (credit: justice.gov)

U.S. Atty: Midtown Building With Iran Ties Faces ‘Largest-Ever Terrorism-Related Forfeiture’

Prosecutors said 650 Fifth Avenue is operated by two companies which serve as fronts for the government of Iran, the Alavi Foundation and Assa Corp.

09/17/2013