Iran Only Has Itself to Blame for Financial Terror Blacklisting


Iran’s predictable response to being blacklisted by the world’s premier financial terrorism monitoring agency was to point the finger of blame at everyone else. According to the Foreign Ministry, the decision by the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) to demote Iran from the ‘graylist’ to the ‘blacklist’ was down to malicious, “politically motivated” plotting by “the United States, Saudi Arabia and the Zionist regime.”


In reality, Iran has nobody to blame but...