The U.S. Department of justice forms a special structure, which will investigate the activities of individuals and legal entities providing support to the Lebanese Islamist group Hizbullah, blacklisted as a terrorist organizations.
About this project, dubbed «Cassandra», was announced on Thursday, January 11, head of the American Ministry of justice Jeff sessions, writes news Agency Reuters.
The authors remind us that before the publication Politico has published materials indicating that President Barack Obama and his administration interfered with activity of Administration on control over application of laws on drugs (DEA), who were hunting for drug traffickers «Hezbollah» – for the sake of signing a nuclear deal with Iran, which supports and funds the Lebanese group.
In 2015, Republicans in the U.S. Congress have strongly criticized the actions of the White house. They argued that Obama is exorbitant concessions to Tehran and takes away the sanctions for the implementation of this agreement.
Sessions assured journalists that his Ministry will attract the best investigators and prosecutors, which are designed to shed light on the activities of the associates «Hezbollah» in the United States, and put an end to drug trafficking, the proceeds of which go to the upkeep of the group.
«The Ministry will leave no stone unturned and eliminate the threat, that the terrorists subjected the country’s citizens, and stop the destructive drug trade,» – leads edition the words of US attorney General.