U.S. sent $1.3B more to Iran to settle arms dispute

|By:, SA News Editor

The Obama administration followed up a planeload of $400M in cash sent to Iran in January with two more such shipments in the next 19 days, totaling another $1.3B, to settle a decades-old dispute over a failed arms deal, WSJ reports.

The revelations come as Congress returns from a summer recess with Republicans vowing to pursue charges that the White House paid ransom to Tehran, a charge President Obama has repeatedly rejected.

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