Is the United Nations Responsible for Corruption in the Iraq Oil-for-Food Program? Pro

Lugar, Richard
February 2005
International Debates;Feb2005, Vol. 3 Issue 2, p48
Presents an excerpt of a speech by Richard Lugar, chairman of the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee, delivered at a hearing examining the United Nations (UN) Oil-for-Food Program on April 7, 2004. Result of the diversion of funds from the humanitarian effort; Use of the proceeds by former Iraqi President Saddam Hussein; Damage caused by the corruption to the credibility of the UN.


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