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  10/19/2009, Cheshvan 1, 5770

U.S. Treasury: Terror Groups Turn to Crime for Funding

U.S. Treasury official David Cohen says there is a new trend whereby Muslim terrorist organizations are turning to criminal activities to finance themselves. 

For example, the Hizbullah, he says, is involved in making and selling illegal copies of music and computer software, as well as cigarette smuggling.