If you were distressed to read my article about how Mahan Air, the Iranian airline that transports Hezbollah agents around the world, and assists the IRGC in shipping arms & ammunition to Syria, used Iraq-based Al-Naser Airlines to front for the purchases, evading sanctions, read on. The Treasury Department sanctioned Al-Nasar, using its counter-terrorism authority, on May 21, 2015.
Al-Naser, which has facilities in Iraq, Dubai, and Jordan, allowed Mahan Air to perform a successful end run around the sanctions that prohibit the transfer of aircraft to Iranian entities. You may access the complete text of the press release here*.
*Treasury Department targets those involved in Iranian Scheme to Purchase Airplanes
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