Iran-Contra Affair


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Iran-Contra Affair

A scandal from 1986 over secret deals to sell arms to Iran and divert the proceeds to fund Contra rebel forces in Nicaragua.
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An American investigative journalist, Robert Parry, best known for his role in the Iran-Contra affair, has gone to the extent of suggesting that Saudi Arabia paid as much as US $16 billion to Israel for this alliance.
The Iran-Contra Affair involved officials in the Reagan administration facilitating the sale of arms to Iran, which was the subject of an arms embargo at the time.
Khashoggi was infamous for his role as a middleman in the 1986 Iran-Contra affair, which began with Israeli and Iranian dealers facilitating the sale to Iran of 1,500 US anti-tank missiles in exchange for US hostages held by Iranian allies in Beirut.
Roosevelt to Barack Obama; the president's role in domestic policy, such as Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid, civil rights, the space program, environmental protection, federalism, education reform, energy, and the economy; national security and foreign policy decisions by specific presidents; and scandals (Watergate, the Iran-Contra affair, and the Clinton impeachment.
NEWS IN AMERICA the house and senate committee began three months of hearings into the Iran-Contra affair, after the secret sale of US arms to Iran, with some of the proceeds were diverted to rbels seeking to overthrow the government of Nicaragua.
Ronald was a two-term president from the Republican party and is known for his sweeping economic reforms, his ending of the Cold War, the 1986 US bombing of Libya and the Irangate scandal, also known as the Iran-Contra affair.
com, may be best known for his breaking news reporting during the Iran-contra affair in the 1980s.
Hitler's Doubles covers modern history events: The assassination of JFK, the Watergate scandal, the Iran hostage crisis, the Iran-Contra affair, the collapse of the Soviet Union, the attacks of 9/11, the appearance of the Islamic State.
Senate voted 88-4 to establish an eleven-member panel to hold public hearings on the Iran-Contra affair.
1986: A Lebanese magazine broke the story of US arms sales to Iran, leading to the Iran-Contra affair.
In the 1980s, Central Americans were engulfed in civil wars and mayhem that the United States was directly involved in, including the Iran-Contra affair.
Oliver North, of Iran-Contra affair fame, is the scheduled keynote speaker for a Sept.

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