The U.S. Treasury announced on Wednesday that they were sanctioning several Lebanese entities allegedly linked to Hezbollah’s Martyrs Foundation.

According to the U.S. Treasury’s statement, they were sanctioning Atlas Holding for allegedly being owned by the Martyrs Foundation.

The U.S. Treasury was also sanctioning an Atlas senior official, Qassem Mohammad ‘Ali Bazzi, along with ten other Atlas-affiliated companies.

Two other officials from the Martyrs Foundation, Jawad Noureddine and Yousef ‘Aasi, were sanctioned by the U.S. Treasury on Wednesday.

Source » almasdarnews