BY CHANA YA’AR
Iran has established a Hizbullah terrorist training base in northern Nicaragua, according to a report by local media there. Operatives are being trained at the base to attack Israeli and U.S. targets in the event of a raid on Iranian nuclear installations, according to a report quoting the media, broadcast Thursday on Israeli radio.
Some 30 members of the Lebanon-based Hizbullah terrorist organization are allegedly stationed at the base, located near the border with Honduras. The base reportedly also serves as a central hub for weapons smugglers and money laundering by organized crime lords and drug cartels.
The area has been blocked off the local residents, and all supplies are reportedly being shipped in from Tehran.
Less than two weeks ago, a group of 18 people was arraigned in a Managua courtroom after being accused of being involved in organized crime and moneylaundering. The group, posing as Mexican journalists, were detained while entering Nicaragua from Honduras following a tip-off ... Read More