Lebanon's central bank denies targeting Hamas

The Central Bank of Lebanon has attempted to deflect criticism of it by denying on Tuesday 23 September claims that it had issued a request to freeze the assets of Hamas and other Palestinian groups.

Source: The Daily Star

The Central Bank tried to escape a wave of outraged criticism Tuesday by denying claims it had issued a request to freeze the assets of Hamas and other Palestinian groups.

The bank had earlier launched an inquiry into possible Hamas accounts in the country, but the ensuing co

To continue reading...