Independent Inquiry into U.N. Final Findings

Members of the Independent Inquiry Committee spoke to reporters about their final findings regarding the role of private companies in the… read more

Members of the Independent Inquiry Committee spoke to reporters about their final findings regarding the role of private companies in the Oil-for-Food (OFF) Program. They found that 2,200 companies from 66 countries paid a total of 1.8 billion in kickbacks and illicit surcharges to Saddam Hussein’s government. The investigators criticized the UN Secretariat and Security Council for failing to monitor the program. Following their remarks, they responded to questions and comments from the reporters. close

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  • Pieth, Mark Member Independent Inquiry Committee into U.N. Oil-for-Food Programme
  • Volcker, Paul A. Chair Independent Inquiry Committee into U.N. Oil-for-Food Programme

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Independent Inquiry into U.N. Final Findings

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Program ID:
189602-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
News Conference
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Oct 27, 2005
Last Aired:
Oct 29, 2005

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  • Oct 27, 2005 | 11:19pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 28, 2005 | 2:20am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 28, 2005 | 9:19am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 28, 2005 | 11:38am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 29, 2005 | 1:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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