US takes joint action with Saudi Arabia to target terrorist financing

The US and Saudi Arabia have taken joint action to target the operations of Al-Furqan Foundation Welfare Trust, an entity alleged to be involved in financing terrorist activities and seeking to circumvent US and UN sanctions regimes. Al-Furqan is said to be the successor to the Afghan Support Committee (ASC) and Revival of Islamic Heritage Society (RIHS), both designated in...

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Michael O'Kane

Michael was called to the Bar in 1992 and prior to joining Peters & Peters was a senior specialist prosecutor at the Crown Prosecution Service Headquarters (CPS). He was a key member of a small specialist unit responsible for the prosecution of serious and high-profile fraud, terrorist,...

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