Published On: Wed, Oct 19th, 2022
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Cement company Lafarge penalized $778M US for sending money to terrorist groups in Syria

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French cement company Lafarge pleaded guilty on Tuesday to paying millions of dollars to the Islamic State group so that a plant in Syria could remain open, a case that the U.S. Justice Department described as the first of its kind.

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