Turkish banker convicted for helping Iran evade US sanctions

The Turkish banker ​on trial for helping Iran get around U.S. economic sanctions has been convicted on five of the six charges he faced in Manhattan federal court. The jury, which deliberated for four days, ​on Wednesday ​found Halkbank exec Mehmet Hakan Atilla, 47, guilty of conspiracy to defraud the U.S., bank fraud, conspiracy to…

The Turkish banker ​on trial for helping Iran get around U.S. economic sanctions has been convicted on five of the six charges he faced in Manhattan federal court. The jury, which deliberated for four days, ​on Wednesday ​found Halkbank exec Mehmet Hakan Atilla, 47, guilty of conspiracy to defraud the U.S., bank fraud, conspiracy to...

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