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Smuggler of Hezbollah supporters into U.S. gets 60 years

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Mexican prosecutors say they won a 60-year prison term for a human smuggler who helped about 200 people sneak into the U.S., including Hezbollah supporters.

Salim Boughader Mucharrafille was arrested in 2002 and convicted on organized-crime and immigrant-smuggling charges.

Boughader, a Mexican of Lebanese descent, ran a cafe in the city of Tijuana, across the border from San Diego, California.

Among those he smuggled were sympathizers of Hezbollah, a Lebanon-based group that U.S. authorities have labeled a terror organization...

Previous coverage of him here and here.

Mon, 12/29/2008 - 14:40 · Importance: 4

Wed, 12/31/2008 - 23:05
Fred Dawes
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