Obama: We Had to Send Iran Pallets of Cash Because We Couldn’t Send a Check
President Barack Obama feigned ignorance as to why Republicans were upset by aWall Street Journal report that pallets of cash were delivered to Iran the same day as the American hostages were released.
Obama explained that pallets of cash were used in the exchange because the United States doesn’t have a banking relationship with Iran.
“[W]e couldn’t send them a check, and we could not wire the money,” he said during a press conference at the Pentagon today. – READ MORE