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DEA Busts Hezbollah Drug and Money Laundering Scheme

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The United States Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) announced enforcement activity after uncovering a major international drug scheme by Shi’ite Islamist group Hezbollah (DEA). The effort is part of DEA’s Project Cassandra, which targets Hezbollah’s External Security Organization Business Affairs Component (BAC) network responsible for the movement of large quantities of cocaine in the US and […]

Deadly University Attack in Pakistan

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Armed militants stormed Bacha Khan University Wednesday morning, killing 20 civilians and four suspected attackers (NYT). Roughly 50 people were injured and officials expect the death toll to rise as high as 40 (Reuters). To carry out the attack, militants scaled the walls of the university before they opened fire on students and teachers in […]