Fearing US Sanctions, Lebanon Closes Accounts Of Syrians Linked To Assad Regime


Fearing US sanctions, Lebanon closes accounts of Syrians linked to Assad regime

Wed, 14 Oct 2020 | By middleeastmonitor | 10 Hits

Lebanese banks have closed hundreds of accounts of Syrians linked to the Assad regime in an effort to avoid US sanctions related to the Caesar ActAram Mediareported yesterday The news site said that the Lebanese banks closed the accounts of Syrians who conducted any financial activity with people linked to the Assad regime after or before theCaesar Actwas brought into force on 17 June The American legislation sanctionsthe Syrian government includingPresident BasharAlAssad for war crimes against the Syrian populationIt also targets tho >>READ MORE



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