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Research a minimum of 3 sources (of which only 2 may be cited from the internet) about a financial source of funding for Al Qaeda.

Address the following in details, using referenced citations:
1. The source of the terrorist funding
2. Its manner of storage
3. The process of its removal for use
4. Its method of distribution

In conclusion, propose a solution for eliminating this funding source and specific methods that you would use

Explain your rationale and significance of doing away with this source of funding for Al Qaeda's operations.

Paper should be between 600-800 words in length; however, they may be longer if content rich and logical

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Al Qaeda Allegedly Collects a Ransom. Report Stratfor Analysis. Oct2013, p4-4. 1p.

http://www.wsj.com/articles/ransom-fills-terrorist-coffers-1406637010
http://www.businessinsider.com/al-qaeda-funds-from-ransom-2014-7

a financial source of funding for Al Qaeda.
Address the following in details, using referenced citations:
1. The source of the terrorist funding

The source that represents over half of the funding for the terrorist organization Al-Qaeda has been reported to increasingly be provided as a result of ransoms. The countries that are paying these ransoms with an estimated $125 millions being paid every since 2008 are mostly European countries that have paid large amounts of money since 2008 to free western hostages, The term that is used is kidnapping for ransom, which represents a significant amount of funding for Al Qaeda. This statement was given by the United States' Treasury Department's under secretary for terrorism and financial intelligence.

One of the leaders of the Arabian offshoot of the ...

Solution Summary

This solution lists 4 sources of terrorist funding and explains each context. References used are included.

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