Hizbullah Faces Huge Financial Challenges

(Xinhua-China) Dana Halawi - Hizbullah is facing huge financial challenges because of the increased U.S. sanctions against Iran and the party's military involvement in different parts of the Arab world, analysts told Xinhua. "Salaries of Hizbullah's fighters who are at the forefront of any military confrontation have dropped by around 30%," said political analyst Youssef Diab. Makram Rabah, a lecturer at the American University of Beirut, said, "The party's responsibilities have increased (in Yemen and other countries) which drove them to cut lots of their expenses and delay the payment of their employees' salaries."

2019-08-07 00:00:00

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