Tree of Eden

BBC News – Shirin Ebadi warns against Iranian sanctions

Posted in Uncategorized by T.Salami on March 4, 2010

Iranian Nobel laureate Shirin Ebadi has warned against imposing sanctions on her country, saying it would harm the population not the government.

Speaking at the Asia Society in New York she said international sanctions on Iran over its nuclear programme would backfire.

But she pleaded with western companies not to do business with Iran, the news agency AFP reported.

Posted via web from CNS

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