Voice from the Commonwealth
Commentary, World Views and Occasional Rants from a small 'l' libertarian in Massachussetts

"If ye love wealth greater than liberty, the tranquility of servitude better than the animating contest for freedom, go home and leave us in peace. We seek not your council nor your arms. Crouch down and lick the hand that feeds you, and may posterity forget that ye were our countrymen." - Samuel Adams

Monday, March 24, 2003

UBS will hand over frozen Iraqi assets to the US.

UBS - Switzerland's largest and Europe's second-biggest bank - declined to reveal how much money it was releasing to U.S. authorities from blocked accounts at UBS branches in the United States. "The funds stem from payments of U.S. oil companies to Iraqi ones for deliveries ahead of the implementation of sanctions against Iraq in 1990," UBS spokesman Serge Steiner told Dow Jones Newswires.

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