Babak Zanjani

Iran’s Supreme Court Upholds Babak Zanjani’s Death Sentence For Graft

DUBAI, Dec 3 – Iran’s supreme court has upheld the death penalty against Iranian businessman Babak Zanjani for corruption, the judiciary said on Saturday, a sentence critics say will mask the identity of senior officials who supported him. By his own account, Zanjani had for years helped circumvent sanctions by arranging billions of dollars of

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Iran: Dead Billionaire Walking

From black market trading in the  bazaar, Babak Zanjani became  Iran’s top sanctions buster. Now  he faces execution for corruption BY  Sune Engel Rasmussen For the past two years, while he was languishing in Tehran’s Evin Prison, the world seemed to forget Iranian billionaire Babak Zanjani. But he returned to the headlines on March 6,

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