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The U.S. Senate approved sanctions against financial institutions, cooperating with Hizbullah

Last week the U.S. Senate unanimously approved the bill, which will expand sanctions imposed on financial institutions, engaged in business ties with the Lebanese terrorist group Hizbullah.

Recall that the U.S. for many years considered Hizbullah a terrorist organization, of any communication which is prohibited both physical and legal persons.

The initiator of the bill was made by Republican Senator from Florida, Marc Rubio co-authored with Jeanne Shaheen is a democratic Senator from the state of new Hampshire. In may 2015, this bill was edinoglasno approved by the House of representatives.

«This ruling tightening the nut against support for terrorists and is a clear message to Tehran about zero tolerance in respect of the financing of terror,» the statement said Sahin.

In an article published by the Jewish news Agency JTA, said that the crackdown against the terrorists of Hizbullah and similar groups is made by Obama under pressure on Iran, which was concluded in July of this year the so-called «nuclear» deal.

The American-Israeli public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) strongly supported the bill, said in his statement that Hezbollah are a direct threat to the security of Israel and the United States, playing a leading role in the Lebanese government. It is noted that there is a militant group imeetsya not less than 150,000 missiles, but it has killed more Americans than any other terrorist organization except al Qaeda.

Earlier this year Adam Zubin, Deputy head of the Department for combating terrorism and financial intelligence, told Congress and Israeli counterparts that his Agency intends to intensify the fight against the Party of Allah – in order to demonstrate the readiness of the U.S. to defend Israel in the light of an inmate in July of this year, the «nuclear» deal with Iran.




The U.S. Senate approved sanctions against financial institutions, cooperating with Hizbullah 22.11.2015

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