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US Sanctions Hezbollah
Leader Nasrallah, Deputy Qassem

Algemeiner, Reuters, by Staff

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Posted By:LittleHoodedMonk, 5/16/2018 5:47:10 PM

The United States and Gulf partners imposed additional sanctions on Lebanon’s Hezbollah leadership on Wednesday, targeting its top two officials, Hassan Nasrallah and Naim Qassem. The US Treasury Department said four other individuals were also sanctioned, as was the group ISIS in the Greater Sahara, which was designated as a foreign terrorist organization. It was the third round of sanctions announced by Washington since the United States pulled out of the Iran nuclear deal last week. Wednesday’s sanctions targeted members of the primary decision-making body of Hezbollah, Treasury said in a statement.

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This is a brilliant chess move on the part of President Trump for dealing with Iran´s terrorist proxy, Hezbollah. Hopefully, next Hamas, and then any of the other Iran sponsored military forces in the Middle East. (Israel is smiling over this.) Daily, I am beginning to be in awe of finding these type of positive actions about President Trump to post.

      


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