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Treasury has a CHIP on its shoulder…

Oh, I couldn’t resist… PRESS RELEASES Treasury Launches the Counter-Hizballah International Partnership (CHIP) to Thwart Illicit Financial Activity October 18, 2019 Washington—This week the Treasury Department convened the first meeting of the Counter-Hizballah International Partnership (CHIP) to build multilateral cooperation for targeting Hizballah’s global financial networks. Over 30 countries representing […]

FinCEN likes Argentina FIU’s actions…

Statement by FinCEN Director Kenneth A. Blanco in Support of Yesterday’s Anti-Terrorism Financing Actions by Argentina and Its Financial Intelligence Unit Immediate Release July 19, 2019 “Yesterday, Argentina’s Unidad de Informaciὀn Financiera de la República Argentina (UIF-AR) took courageous actionto freeze assets belonging to the Hezbollah terrorist organization and list them on a public […]

July 9, 2019: OFAC sanctions 3 Hizballah officials

Yesterday, OFAC added: RA’D, Muhammad Hasan (a.k.a. RAAD, Mohammad; a.k.a. RAAD, Mohammed; a.k.a. RA’AD, Muhammad; a.k.a. RA’D, Muhammad; a.k.a. RAED, Mohamad; a.k.a. RAED, Mohamed), Beirut, Lebanon; DOB 28 Aug 1955; Additional Sanctions Information – Subject to Secondary Sanctions Pursuant to the Hizballah Financial Sanctions Regulations; Gender Male; National ID No. […]