Zagorin, Adam
October 2003
Time;10/20/2003, Vol. 162 Issue 16, p19
Reports on the scouring of bank records in Syria in search of Saddam Hussein's fortune. Estimated $3 billion in Iraqi assets which are reported to be in Syrian government-controlled banks; Demand by the U.S. that Damascus give up the funds; Response from Syria; Prewar violations of U.N. sanctions by Syria; Current status of U.S.- Syrian relations; Possibility that United States President, George W. Bush, could impose economic sanctions on Syria barring it from the world capital markets.


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