Hizballah


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Israel's airstrike in Syria on the night of January 29-30 was apparently aimed at countering such threats--according to some media reports, the operation targeted a convoy carrying weapons to Hizballah in Lebanon.
More recently, Administration officials expressed concern that Syria had transferred SCUD or Fatah 110 missiles to Hizballah in Lebanon.
This operation was executed through a partnership between a Colombian drug cartel and Lebanese members of Hizballah. Portions of the profits--allegedly hundreds of millions a year--were used to finance Hizballah.
Out of this Tehran terror summit came the new HizbAllah International, headed by the Committee of Three.
Over the years, Hizballah created a quasi-state in southern Lebanon and jumped into mainstream Lebanese politics.
Sigal Mandelker, the Treasury undersecretary for terrorism and financial intelligence, said in a statement that the shipping network scheme "demonstrates how economically reliant Tehran is on the IRGC-QF and Hizballah as financial lifelines."
"We are targeting Salman Raouf Salman, who coordinated a devastating attack in Buenos Aires, Argentina against the largest Jewish center in South America 25 years ago and has directed terrorist operations in the Western Hemisphere for Hizballah ever since," according to a readout of the statement.
"This Administration will continue to target Hizballah terrorists who plot horrific murderous operations and indiscriminately kill innocent civilians on behalf of this violent group and its Iranian patrons.
ISLAMABAD -- The Department of State has designated the Balochistan Liberation Army (BLA) and Hizballah operative Husain Ali Hazzima as Specially Designated Global Terrorists (SDGTs) under Executive Order (E.O.) 13224.
Sweden, July 3 -- The US Department of State has designated the Balochistan Liberation Army (BLA) and Hizballah operative Husain Ali Hazzima as Specially Designated Global Terrorists (SDGTs) under Executive Order (E.O.) 13224.
(7) But it was telling for another reason, too: authorities revealed that at least some of the proceeds of these Hezbollah drug and money laundering schemes were "used to purchase weapons for Hizballah for its activities in Syria." (8)
For instance, there are Palestinian groups--Sunnis--that are supported and paid for by the Iranians and don't necessarily follow the same the ideology that the Iranians buy into (Absolute Wilayat al-Faqih) and there are many Shia militias, particularly the Iranian-backed groups, that are modeled on Lebanese Hizballah and the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps."
"Iran, the world's leading state sponsor of terrorism, continues to fund groups like Hizballah and Hamas and bankroll the Syrian regime's slaughter of its people while advancing its missile program and sowing regional instability," he said refereeing to Lebanon's Hezbollah and Hamas in Gaza.
WASHINGTON: The Terrorist Financing and Targeting Center (TFTC)'s seven member nations took significant actions to disrupt an Iranian-backed terrorist group by designating the senior leadership of Lebanese Hizballah.