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[Africa] Terror’s Front: Local Groups, Eyes on West

Others operate as criminal gangs, like Mokhtar Bel Mokhtar, the renegade North African Islamist known for his lucrative tobacco smuggling and kidnappings.
New York Times
added May 28, 2014 22:52
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[Ireland] VIDEO: Al Qaeda Al Furqan shoots ship carrying IRA cargo of cigarettes.

Irish Independent (ie)
added Sep 22, 2013 16:28
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[Maryland, New York] EDITORIAL: Look closer at flow of cigarettes

IN SUMMATION If government isn’t watching, commerce can be manipulated to the benefit of law-breakers. It’s a safe bet no one ever imagined a major East Coast news story encompassing Ocean City, cigarette smuggling and the Hamas militant group in the Mi
DelmarvaNow.com
added May 23, 2013 22:07
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[New York] Terrorists may get money from regional cigarette smugglers: Ray Kelly

Federal authorities Thursday scrambled to find millions of dollars in profits a smuggling ring that sold cheap cigarettes to bodegas across New York may have used to fund terrorism in the Middle East. Three of those charged in the sophisticated conspir
New York Daily News
added May 17, 2013 05:49
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[Palestine, New York] Blind terrorist Omar Abdel-Rahman's pal among 16 in cigarette-smuggling ring

A Palestinian smuggling ring that includes a supporter of convicted terrorists made millions selling tax-free cigarettes in the city and upstate ... Law enforcement sources told The News some members of the group may have ties to Hamas and Hezbollah.
New York Daily News
added May 16, 2013 03:35
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New York Times Sees "Golden Lining" in Zimbabwe's Brutal Marxist Rule

apparently out of the ashes of a country, the genocide of hundreds of thousands, and the human rights violations of millions more, the fact that a few thousand small farmers have risen up to some modest success raising tobacco is somehow a great triumph.
The New American
added Jul 31, 2012 14:04
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[India, Pakistan] Why does ISI want Dawood Ibrahim to sell cigarettes

An Intelligence Bureau report states that Pakistan has instructed Dawood Ibrahim to step up sale of illicit cigarettes to fund operations in Kashmir....Pakistan wants the D-Gang to boost this trade in a bid to finance terror operations in Kashmir. The pro
OneIndia.com (in)
added Oct 20, 2017 18:27
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[Australia] Tobacco tax fueling black market crime

The illicit tobacco trade has received far less attention from police and security agencies when compared to terrorism, drug and weapons trafficking and people smuggling…Attracted by the huge revenue streams and lesser penalties applied to those caught t
MacroBusiness (au)
added Aug 8, 2017 20:36
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[Maryland] GOLDMAN: I Wrote to Carlos the Jackal, and an Israeli’s Assassination Case Was Revived

I sent a copy to a man who might have known something about the murder: Ilich Ramírez Sánchez...Carlos the Jackal....Last month, the F.B.I. revealed that it had reopened its investigation into the killing of Colonel Alon. Why? An F.B.I. agent based in Pa
New York Times
added Jan 9, 2017 01:17
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[India] BATE: Illicit tobacco driving terror financing across Africa and beyond

The US State Department recently cited tobacco smuggling as one of the leading funding mechanisms for terrorist groups like ISIS... At the very least WHO should ensure that all competent experts on illicit tobacco inform its decisions. By cutting out big
Free Market Foundation (sa)
added Nov 9, 2016 22:58
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