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Venezuela, Hezbollah, and Tareck El Aissami

Joseph Humire, who specializes on Iran and Hezbollah activities in Latin America, joined Friday’s Breitbart News Daily on SiriusXM 125 the Patriot Channel to discuss the deteriorating security and political conditions in Venezuela with host Frances Martel, the national security editor for Breitbart News.

Humire, proclaimed, “Venezuelan observers all know that the Vice President Tareck El Aissami runs the country. I mean [President Nicolás] Maduro is on TV and Maduro is, you know, the public face. He is the one who is pretty much targeted by the Venezuelan opposition, but he is not the one who is calling the shots in Venezuela.”

 

To continue reading, follow the link to Breitbart.

Or listen to the interview, here.

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U.S. Carries Out Drone Strikes Against al-Qaeda Narco-Terrorists in Libya

Edwin Mora discusses US drone strikes against al-Qaeda in Libya in his Breitbart column and the US mission to “degrade, disrupt, and destroy terrorist organizations and bring stability to the region.” This is made more complicated as the threat is ever-changing. Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb is known to have worked with Latin America drug cartels. Joseph Humire’s testimony before the House Terrorism and Illicit Finance Subcommittee exemplifies this as he states, “the convergence of criminals, drug traffickers, terrorists, insurgents, and organized crime has increased and evolved over time.”

Read the full article on Breitbart, here.

Also, take a look at the full Committee hearing regarding terrorism, drug trafficking, and organized crime, here.