Jon Ippolito on Thu, 17 Jul 2003 22:02:11 +0200 (CEST)

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<nettime> interpol: "Piracy linked to terrorism"

"Paris - The head of Interpol called on Wednesday for a global crackdown on
software and music piracy, saying the illicit proceeds help finance al-Qaida,
Hezbollah and other terrorist networks.

"The international police agency's secretary-general, Ronald K Noble, urged
governments and law enforcement agencies to treat such crimes as a priority,
saying in a statement, 'it is becoming the preferred method of funding for a
number of terrorist groups'.",,2-13-1443_1388359,00.html

So the CIA is down to number 2, I guess.


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