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  Tevet 5, 5773 , 18/12/12

Shurat HaDin Helps U.S. Citizens Win Lawsuit Against Syria

A Tel Aviv based law center has represented two families of American citizens in their successful $338 million lawsuit against the government of Syria.

The decision, handed down Monday in the United States district court for Washington D.C., found that the government of Syria was responsible for providing material support and resources to the Kurdish Workers Party ("PKK"), a terrorist organization designated by the U.S. State Department.

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