Iran, Syria and Libya sponsor terrorism and try to infiltrate Middle Eastern and Islamic expatriate communities in Canada.

Iran, Syria and Libya sponsor terrorism and try to infiltrate Middle Eastern and Islamic expatriate communities in Canada.

June 5, 2003

The Canadian Security Intelligence Service told Parliament yesterday that Iran, Syria and Libya sponsor terrorism and try to infiltrate Middle Eastern and Islamic expatriate communities in Canada.

In an annual threat assessment, CSIS for the first time officially named foreign countries as state sponsors of terrorism. CSIS also said threats are posed by other forms of “religious extremism,” state-sponsored terrorism, secessionist violence and domestic extremism.

Source: http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/iran-libya-and-syria-aid-terrorists-csis-says/article25577232/

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