Difference between revisions of "Riggs Bank"

From Wikispooks
Jump to navigation Jump to search
(Added: sourcewatch.)
Line 13: Line 13:
  
 
==Activities==
 
==Activities==
[[Carter Beese]] is said to have met [[George Bush]]'s Texas friend [[Joe Allbritton]] just as Allbritton was buying into [[Riggs Bank]].
+
[[Carter Beese]] is said to have met [[George Bush]]'s Texas friend [[Joe Allbritton]] just as Allbritton was buying into Riggs Bank.
  
 
==Use by Prince Bandar bin Sultan==
 
==Use by Prince Bandar bin Sultan==

Revision as of 19:05, 7 April 2017

Group.png Riggs Bank  
(BankSourcewatchRdf-entity.pngRdf-icon.png
Formation1836
Extinction2005
HeadquartersWashington DC, United States
Staff1,450

Riggs Bank was a bank in Washington DC which appears to have been used so dissimilarly from the infamous BCCI.

Official narrative

"The most important bank in the most important city in the world."[1]

Activities

Carter Beese is said to have met George Bush's Texas friend Joe Allbritton just as Allbritton was buying into Riggs Bank.

Use by Prince Bandar bin Sultan

The Al-Yamamah arms deal, which was signed in 1985, is understood to have uncovered details of about a billion dollars of extra payments to the longime Saudi ambassador to US, Prince Bandar bin Sultan through Riggs bank.[2] Bandar's wife, Princess Haifa bint Faisal also paid Omar al-Bayoumi through this bank.[3]



References