Financial War on Terrorism
President Bush announced that the government had seized assets of a Muslim charity and several banks accused of providing aid to the Palestinian Hamas organization as part of the U.S. campaign against terrorism. Hamas had claimed responsibility for several suicide bombings in Israel the previous weekend. close
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John Ashcroft Attorney General Missouri
George W. Bush U.S. President [R] United States
Paul H. O'Neill Secretary Department of the Treasury
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