US Sanctions 5 Individuals in Turkey Over Links to Al-Qaeda
© AP Photo / Patrick SemanskyThe U.S. Treasury Department building at dusk, Thursday, June 6, 2019, in Washington.
© AP Photo / Patrick Semansky
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) – The US Treasury on Thursday added five individuals to its Specially Designated Nationals list for their alleged links to Al-Qaeda.*
Among the individuals designated, two are nationals of Egypt and three of Turkey, according to a Treasury press release.
* Al-Qaeda is a terrorist group, banned in Russia and other countries