The obama administration followed up a planeload of 400 million in cash sent to iran in january with two more such shipments in the next 19 days totaling another 1 3 billion according to. Treasury department estimates put the number at about 50 billion in usable liquid assets according to 2015 testimony from adam szubin acting under secretary of treasury for terrorism and.
In yet another major international scandal coming from the obama white house the president delivered an estimated 1 3 billion in freshly minted cash to the nation of iran earlier this year.
How much money was sent to iran in cash. Said the president in part iran s hostilities substantially increased after the foolish iran nuclear deal was signed in 2013 and they were given 150 billion not to mention 1 8 billion in. The 1 7 billion was the settlement of a decades old arbitration claim between the u s. The high end estimate from the u s.
Treasury department in 2015 was 56 billion and outside analysts believed the number could be lower. It says so right there in glenn kessler s piece. The obama administration said wednesday it paid 1 3 billion in interest to iran in january to resolve a decades old dispute over an undelivered military sale two days after allowing 400 million.
This was done as a follow up after an initial and widely reported 400 million ransom payment as reported by the wall street journal. An initial payment of 400 million was handed over on jan. The timing of the first payment corresponded with iran s release of the american.
Per the deal the united states and other countries lifted. 17 the same day tehran agreed to release four. An initial 400 million cash delivery was sent jan.
The obama administration sent the iranian terror regime a planeload of cash. The entire 1 7 billion given in two separate payments of 400 million and 1 3 billion was provided in cash.