Possible Hezbollah links in LatAm

Nov. 13, 2001 at 3:24 PM
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SANTIAGO, Chile, Nov. 13 (UPI) -- Chilean authorities are investigating the dealings of a Lebanese businessman who the U.S. State Department says is funneling funds from South American's Triple Frontier and elsewhere to Hezbollah, the fundamentalist Islamic organization. Despite the investigation, Assad Ahmad Mohamed Barakat remains free in Brazil.

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