Friday, February 20, 2004

AQ Khan

AQ Khan, it has been reported, "transferred enriched uranium to Libya" and sold "centrifuge parts" to Iran for 3 million dollars:

Disgraced Pakistani nuclear scientist Abdul Qadeer Khan transferred enriched uranium to Libya, according to a Malaysian police report.

Buhary Syed Abu Tahir, Dr Khan's alleged financier, said he was told around 2001 that the uranium was sent in a Pakistani jet, the report said.

Mr Tahir, a Malaysian resident, also told police Iran paid Dr Khan $3m for used centrifuge parts in the mid-1990s.


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