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From Iran, With Love

http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2010/03/06/world/iran-sanctions.html?hp

  • Halliburton

    $27.1 billion Federal Contracts: $27,080,906,722

    Withdrew

    United States

    Halliburton, former Vice President Cheney’s old company, provided oil and gas drilling services to Iran through foreign subsidies. After a political furor erupted over the work, the company announced it would do no new business in Iran, and it exited the country altogether in 2007. While still operating in Iran, Halliburton won huge contacts from the federal government, including a no-bid contract to restore Iraq’s oil sector, as did its subsidiary at the time, Kellogg Brown & Root.

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