US lists HASM as a foreign terrorist organisation & renews other FTO designations

The US Department of State has designated Egypt-based Harakat Sawa’d Misr (HASM) as a foreign terrorist organisation (FTO), and has added 2 of its Turkey-based leaders Yahya al-Sayyid Ibrahim Musa and Alaa Ali Ali Mohammed al-Samahi to the list of specially designated global terrorists (SDGTs). HASM was listed as an SDGT in January 2018 for “posing a significant risk of …

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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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