White House to Pay Iran Close to $1.7 billion following Secret Talks: For What!?

The US dropped a major arms deal with Iran it captured the US embassy and took American hostages. / ScreenshotThe Obama administration has been in secret talks with Iran for three years, resulting in the US paying close to $2 billion to the Iranians, with more payment still to come, according to a recent letter issued by the State Department which the Washington Free Beacon obtained exclusively.The Free Beacon reported in January that the administration had announced settling a longstanding legal dispute with Iran over the breakdown of an ancient arms sale: Iran was to be paid a $400 million balance and an additional $1.3 billion in interest from a Treasury Department fund. The settlement was reached separately from the $150 billion in unfrozen cash assets the US must give Iran under the nuclear agreement, a State Dept. official told the Beacon.

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