Monday, May 31, 2010

Saudi Money Continues To Fund Islamic Extremism

Terror Link Alleged As Saudi Millions Flow Into Afghanistan War Zone -- Times Online

Millions of dollars of Saudi Arabian money have flowed into Afghanistan over the past four years, the country’s intelligence officials say, with the sponsorship of terrorism its most likely use.

According to members of the Afghan financial intelligence unit, FinTraca, the funds, totalling more than £920 million, enter from Pakistan, where they are converted into rupees or dollars, the favoured currency for terrorist operations.

“We can trace it back as far as an entry point in Waziristan,” said Mohammed Mustafa Massoudi, the director-general of FinTraca in Kabul. “Why would anyone want to put such money into Waziristan? Only one reason — terrorism.”

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My Comment:
Once again Saudi money is implicated in funding and financing Islamic radicalism and war. I would like to believe that one day we will wake up to this duplicity .... but the problem is that we are addicted to their oil .... and worse .... we are willing to turn a blind eye to what happens to our money when we buy it.

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