[Hayden’s Note: As you read this article, be mindful of the propaganda that has been and continues to surround Iran and Muslims in order to trump up support for a failing foreign policy. I do not believe for one second that Govt officials are “afraid of backlash” from the Muslim community. By seizing four mosques, it’s a quick way to make many, many moderate Muslims turn into radical extremists. Even those who are not Iranian or effected by the seizure will view it as a damning move by the US Govt. Just think about it….and read on.]
Source: Associated Press
In what could prove to be one of the biggest counterterrorism seizures in U.S. history, prosecutors filed a civil complaint in federal court against the Alavi Foundation, seeking the forfeiture of more than $500 million in assets.
The assets include bank accounts; Islamic centers consisting of schools and mosques in New York City, Maryland, California and Houston; more than 100 acres in Virginia; and a 36-story glass office tower in New York....Continue ReadingView Comments (1)