Ofer Bros. denies they sold ship to Iran

By REUTERS
May 24, 2011 19:31

 
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Israel's Ofer Brothers Group, one of the companies to be hit with US sanctions for trade with Iran, denied it had ever sold ships the Islamic state.

"We have never sold ships to Iran," it said in a statement.

The United States says Ofer Brothers sold a tanker to the Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines.

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