US Politician Links Iran Sanctions Evasion To IMO Secretary General Election

Ship and Bunker

…Jeb Bush, former governor of Florida and an advisory board member of United Against Nuclear Iran, wrote an opinion piece in the Washington Post last week objecting to that prospect. He alleged Panama is not doing enough to prevent tankers under its flag from carrying sanctioned Iranian cargoes, despite receiving significant investment from the US. “Incredibly, Panama wants to lead the International Maritime Organization, a UN agency with responsibility for the safety and security of shipping and combating illicit maritime activities,” Bush wrote in the article.