U.S. Officials Press Saudis on Aiding Terror

(Washington Post) - A delegation of senior U.S. counterterrorism authorities is in Saudi Arabia this week to press government officials there to do more to crack down on the financing of terrorism. Officials from the National Security Council, State Department, Treasury, and FBI are meeting with Saudi leaders to get the Saudi government to shut down businesses and charities used to funnel money to terrorist groups, including al Qaeda.

2003-08-06 00:00:00

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