Russian dating scammer list
The Trump administration's goal is to show US strength, speak out, and defend its allies — and as for countries opposing America, "we're taking names," she said.
The letter on the Jerusalem vote was the first time since then that Ms Haley vowed to compile a list.
If a victim makes the payment, the fraudster either invents a series of further fees for the victim, or simply disappears.
While Nigeria is most often the nation referred to in these scams, they originate in other nations as well.
Ms Haley's warning letter to most of the 193 UN member states and threatening tweet drew sharp criticism from the Palestinian and Turkish foreign ministers who are flying to New York for the General Assembly vote. The Palestinians sought the General Assembly vote after the United States on Monday vetoed a resolution supported by the 14 other UN Security Council members that would have required Mr Trump to rescind his declaration on Jerusalem as Israel's capital and not move the US Embassy there.
Saudi Arabia's King Salman received Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in Riyadh and reiterated the kingdom's support for the Palestinian people.It "affirms that any decisions and actions which purport to have altered, the character, status or demographic composition of the holy city of Jerusalem have no legal effect, are null and void and must be rescinded".The draft resolution "demands that all states comply with Security Council resolutions regarding the holy city of Jerusalem, and not to recognise any actions or measures contrary to those resolutions".One variant of the scam may date back to the 18th or 19th centuries, as a very similar letter, entitled "The Letter from Jerusalem", is seen in the memoirs of Eugène François Vidocq, a former French criminal and private investigator. One of these, sent via postal mail, was addressed to a woman's husband, and inquired about his health.Another variant of the scam, dating back to circa 1830, appears very similar to what is passed via email today: "Sir, you will doubtlessly be astonished to be receiving a letter from a person unknown to you, who is about to ask a favour from you...", and goes on to talk of a casket containing 16,000 francs in gold and the diamonds of a late marchioness. It then asked what to do with profits from a .6 million investment, and ended with a telephone number.