Roger L. Simon

Volcker versus Parton

Those who have been following the battle between the Volcker Committee to investigate the UN Oil-for-Food Programme and its former (now resigned) lead investigator Robert Parton may be interested in the following public document from the US District Court for the District of Columbia. It was just sent to this blog and is a statement by Parton to the court. The Volcker Committee is trying to surpress certain documents which it regards as dangerous. Paragraph 10 is particularly revealing. (The confidentiality agreement referred to I assume to be the one signed with Pierre Mouselli.)

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