US sanctions senior member of Hizballah

OFAC has sanctioned a senior member of Hizballah’s External Security Organisation, which is said to be responsible for the planning, coordination, and execution of terrorist attacks outside of Lebanon.  The individual, Salman Raouf Salman, is alleged in the US Treasury’s press release to have “coordinated a devastating attack in Buenos Aires, Argentina, against the largest Jewish center in South America …

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About Michael O'Kane

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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