TITLE

LEBANON-BANKING-HIZBULLAH

PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
Middle East Reporter (Daily Edition);7/26/2011, Vol. 198 Issue 5240, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the status of the Lebanese banks' financial support with Lebanese organization Hizbullah, which was revealed in meetings with U.S. Undersecretary for Terrorism and Financial Intelligence Stuart Levey in May 2009. It states that several Lebanese bank officials gave little or no support to Hizbullah. Moreover, Levey has warned that Iran, a Shiite nation which has strong link with Hizbullah, was looking for new openings to enter the international banking system.
ACCESSION #
63282574

 

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