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What is the Center of Latin America’s Security Challenges?

Author of this article, Adelle Nazarian, comments on Congresswoman Ros-Lehtinen’s remarks at the Western Hemisphere Security Forum, hosted by the Center for a Secure Free Society and DaniIMG_7202el Morgan Graduate School. After accepting the Manwaring Award for displaying exceptional commitment and leadership to securing freedom in the Americas, Ros-Lehtinen remarked, “Hezbollah engages in widespread drug trafficking throughout the region in order to fund its terror activities and has close ties to the Venezuelan Vice President,” she said.  “Iran is also making diplomatic inroads in the Hemisphere, staffing up their embassies and sharing intelligence with other anti-U.S. regimes.”

Her comments echoed the message at the Forum: “it is time we start giving the Western Hemisphere the attention it deserves.”

Read the full article, here.

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Venezuela Aiding ‘Clandestine Jihadist Network’ Tied to Hezbollah

Venezuela is often covered in the news- the humanitarian situation there is commonly talked about, but what is not being talked about is “the growing Islamic terrorist threat stemming from Latin America [which is] continuously cultivated by the rogue Nicolás Maduro regime in Venezuela.”

Joseph Humire is cited in a Breitbart article by Edwin Mora, saying “that Venezuela employed propaganda tactics to conceal its relationship with Arabic countries, particularly the exchange of thousands of people between the South American country and Muslim nations.”

What are future concerns of this pipeline between Latin America and the Middle East?

Read the full article, here, to find out.