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  תמוז 3, 5771 , 05/07/11

Pentagon Concerned Over Iran, Hizbullah in Latin America

Iran and its proxy Hizbullah continue to expand their influence and presence in South America, a top US general warns.

USAF General Douglas Fraser, commanding officer of the Pentagon's Southern Command, says Iran has aggressively expanded its network of embassies in the region, as well as building numerous cultural centers and mosques in more than 15 Latin American countries.
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