Syria, Lebanon sign memorandum on money laundering

Syria and Lebanon signed a memorandum of understanding on Wednesday 24 May to fight money laundering and terrorist financing, the Syrian News Agency SANA reported.

" This comes to cooperate in field of fighting money laundering and terrorism financing and to keep the spirit of cooperation by both sides and common interest," a statement said, according to the SANA news agency.

The governor of the Central Bank of Syria, Dr Adib Mayala, who also chairs the Commission to Fight Money Laundering and