USA and Argentina to cooperate in fighting with the Lebanese terrorist group Hezbollah in Latin America and put an end to financing terrorists.
This publication reports the Times of Israel, citing U.S. and Argentine diplomats.
The newspaper reminds that in Argentina is home to the world’s largest Lebanese community, and the White house suspects that the territory of this country, there are criminal groups that support «Hezbollah» – a stronghold of Iranian aggression – using for this purpose the proceeds of drug trafficking.
Last week Buenos Aires was visited by a U.S. Secretary of state Rex Tillerson, who held talks with his Argentinean counterpart Jorge Fori, with whom he discussed this problem.
«We talked about the presence of Lebanese «Hezbollah» in the southern hemisphere, which, of course, then collects funds to support their terrorist activities. And we came to the conclusion about the need to fight it to the bitter end» – leads edition of the words of the head of the American foreign Ministry.