April 2, 2008 |
Saudi Arabia remains the world's leading source of money for Al Qaeda and other extremist networks and has failed to take key steps requested by U.S. officials to stem the flow, the Bush administration's top financial counter-terrorism official said Tuesday. Stuart A.
October 11, 2007 |
The Bush administration took action Wednesday against three Saudis suspected of raising money to bankroll terrorist acts and supporting an Al Qaeda-affiliated group believed responsible for bombings and kidnappings in Southeast Asia. The action covers Abdul Rahim Al-Talhi, Muhammad Abdallah Salih Sughayr and Fahd Muhammad Abd Al-Aziz Al-Khashiban, the Treasury Department said.
October 6, 2010
The Early Show Jenny McCarthy. (N) 7 a.m. KCBS Today Michael Eisner; Cat Cora; Mira Sorvino; Tina Knowles. (N) 7 a.m. KNBC KTLA Morning News (N) 7 a.m. KTLA Good Morning America Alton Brown; Jennie Garth. (N) 7 a.m. KABC Regis and Kelly Diane Lane; David Archuleta. (N) 9 a.m. KABC The View Patrick Stewart. (N) 10 a.m. KABC The Doctors Skin cancer; baby questions. (N) 11 a.m. KCAL The Oprah Winfrey Show A mother with 20 personalities; a follow-up on Truddi Chase.
January 10, 2007 |
The Bush administration moved Tuesday to freeze the assets of a major Iranian bank it suspects of helping spread weapons of mass destruction. The action against Bank Sepah, Iran's fifth-largest state-owned financial institution, means that any of the bank's accounts or other financial assets found in the U.S. must be frozen. Americans also are barred from doing business with it.
November 30, 2010 |
On the same day that Iran and the West agreed to meet next week for talks on Iran's nuclear program, the U.S. announced a set of fresh sanctions on the Islamic Republic's shipping lines, and Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said defiantly that his nation would not budge "one iota" on giving up what he described as its rights. It was perhaps an inauspicious launch to the first set of talks between Iran and world powers over its controversial nuclear program in 14 months. European Union foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton and Iranian nuclear negotiator Saeed Jalili agreed Tuesday to hold talks in Geneva on Dec. 6-7 in an attempt to jump-start stalled negotiations over Iran's nuclear program, an announcement said.
August 7, 2010
May the U.S. government kill one of its own citizens without first convicting him of a crime? A court may have the opportunity to answer that important question. After being sued by the American Civil Liberties Union and the Center for Constitutional Rights, the Treasury Department has issued a license allowing the civil liberties groups to provide legal services to the father of Anwar Awlaki, an American-born Muslim cleric who is reportedly on a list of individuals targeted for assassination by the military or the CIA. Awlaki's father insists that his son is not a terrorist.