Globalized Crime and Terror: Mexican Drug Cartels and Hezbollah

Globalized Crime and Terror: Mexican Drug Cartels and Hezbollah

International pressure is mounting on Hezbollah, the militant organization and political party based in Lebanon. Global financial sanctions have weakened its primary sponsors in Syria and Iran. Now U.S. federal prosecutors are revealing...

International pressure is mounting on Hezbollah, the militant organization and political party based in Lebanon. Global financial sanctions have weakened its primary sponsors in Syria and Iran. Now U.S. federal prosecutors are revealing new details about the group's links to drug and money-laundering operations across Latin America and West Africa. We explore the links between global crime and terror networks.

Guests

Sebastian Rotella

Senior Reporter, ProPublica; author "Triple Crossing: A Novel" (Mulholland)

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