"Koch Brothers Flout Law With Secret Iran Sales"

The multi-billionaire Koch brothers have financed a big part of today's conservative surge in U.S. politics, and they have a penchant for secrecy. As a result the U.S. news media have reported their opposition to government regulation -- but not the fact that Koch companies have used bribes to win business in Africa, India, and the Middle East, and that they have "sold millions of dollars of petrochemical equipment to Iran, a country the U.S. identifies as a sponsor of global terrorism."

Asjylyn Loder and David Evans report for Bloomberg October 2, 2011.


"Shell Oil Paid Nigerian Military To Put Down Protests, Court Documents Show" (Guardian)

Source: Bloomberg, 10/03/2011