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Peru’s Hezbollah trial spells both warning and opportunity

The trial of a Hezbollah operative in Peru, together with the Iranian-backed group’s unprecedented political overtures and religious indoctrination efforts there, illustrate how far Tehran is willing to go to spread its influence in Latin America.

Thursday a Lima court will have the unique opportunity to say basta! –enough! — to Iranian influence in their country as it delivers the verdict in the case of Muhammad Ghaleb Hamdar.

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Joseph Humire on Peru election

Joseph Humire meets with CCTV to discuss the Latin American country’s elections.