Hodjanernes Blog

24 januar 2008

Hillary og Bill Clinton i lommen på araberne

Eller follow the money – følg pengene.

“Should the Saudi monarchy be permitted to purchase an important equity position in some of America’s leading banks? How can Hillary be objective when the very same monarchy donated $10 million to the Clinton Library and Foundation?

Should the UAE be allowed in? How can Hillary decide fairly when Bill — and therefore herself — have been getting a reported $10 million per year from a fund that administers the investments of the Emir of Dubai, the largest component state in the UAE?”

Læs mere om Clinton’ernes massive finansielle interessekonflikter.

Læs mere om amerikanske politikeres afhængighed af arabiske midler.

Den tidligere Saudiske ambassadør i Washington Prins Bandar bin Sultan blev for nogle år siden citeret i Washington Post  “Hvis rygtet går, at Saudierne tager sig af sine venner, når de forladet embedet, ville du blive forbavset over, hvor meget bedre venner du har, når de netop indtræder i embedet.”

Læs mere om Clinton’ernes grådighed her.

There is a fairly detailed list of Bill Clinton’s speeches given around the world since his leaving office in an appendix to the book, “The Clinton Crack-Up”, by Emmet Tyrell. Dubai seems a favorite venue where Tyrell says he has been given 2 apartments. He was paid $775,000 for 3 separate appearances in Dubai(2) and Cairo(1) in January 2002.

Og her er mere om Clintons finansielle samarbejde med araberne.

Clinton is one of three owners of the global fund’s general partner, along with Burkle and an entity connected to the ruler of Dubai, Sheikh Mohammad bin Rashed al-Maktoum, the Journal said.

Er det ikke Svend Auken, der plejer at kalde Ronald Reagan en ‘afdanket cowboy’? Hvad kan man kalde Bill og Hillary?