Headlines Tagged with Terrorism — 717 headlines found
If you buy black market cigarettes in New York State, there's a chance your money goes to some scary places. More than half of the cigarettes sold in New York are black market. News10NBC found the number one reason is the state tax.
Feb 12, 2018 WHEC 10 NBC (Rochester, NY)
added Feb 16, 2018 17:17
The NYPD and federal agents have long followed the trail from storage units to illegal products put on bodega shelves, everything from untaxed cigarettes to dried plant ...In one cigarette smuggling ring that was storing its cartons in Bronx units, agents
Jan 5, 2018 WPIX-TV (New York, NY)
added Jan 12, 2018 04:06
THUG DICTATOR DRAGS U.N. DOWN TO NEW LOW / Exclusive: Lt. Col. James Zumwalt decries WHO working with Turkmenistan strongman
Berdymukhamedov had imposed a ban on all smoking in his country. Due to addiction, the ban has come in handy to arrest journalists who have criticized the leadership and were caught with tobacco products.
Dec 12, 2017 WorldNetDaily.com
added Dec 13, 2017 13:35
[Africa, Mid-east] ABUALHASSAN: A tale of two evils: Islamic State is gone, but the tobacco industry remains
cigarettes and smoking have become linked to the demise of the self-proclaimed caliphate's territorial holdings....raises critical questions for smokers and policymakers across the Arab world. How did cigarettes become the symbol of liberty, and how much
Dec 8, 2017 The New Arab (uk)
added Dec 8, 2017 19:11
The disturbing truth that Neumann so cogently analyzes is that the earnings from the sales of fake Vuitton handbags, illicit drugs and cigarettes is what keeps the terrorists and criminals afloat.
Dec 5, 2017 amazon.com
added Jan 12, 2018 03:59
An EU products directive, which came into force in 2016, includes a “tracking and tracing” system that will make it much easier to identify supply chains and the legal status of tobacco on sale in the UK. But of course, that won’t immediately help the te
Nov 20, 2017 The Conversation (au)
added Nov 20, 2017 16:50
Captured women were sold as brides at slave auctions. But as Islamic State was pushed from territory in recent months, there were pictures of women pulling off face veils and smoking previously banned cigarettes.
Nov 9, 2017 Reuters
added Nov 10, 2017 21:27
THE illegal tobacco trade is helping to prop up Kim Jong-un’s nuclear program as well as the world’s biggest terror groups, according to a US security chief. David Luna says...Counterfeit goods are legal in the Hermit Kingdom, and have been since the form
Nov 1, 2017 News Interactive Network/News Limited/News.com (au)
added Nov 1, 2017 10:27
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
Oct 19, 2017 OneIndia.com (in)
added Oct 20, 2017 18:27
[Asia-pacific, Korea - North, Malaysia] LUNA: How black market tobacco fuels terrorism / Illicit cigarettes are now second only to the heroin trade in helping fund some of the Taliban militias.
It’s time to focus the world’s attention on a smuggling enterprise that helps underwrite North Korea’s nukes and Taliban terror... During my tenure at the US State Department’s Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs, we released a
Oct 5, 2017 FreeMalaysiaToday.com (my)
added Oct 6, 2017 02:31