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[DIGEST: CTV, New York Times, The Guardian]

When considering hazardous or dangerous careers, bookselling hardly springs to mind. Unless you live in Hong Kong.

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[DIGEST: Defense One, Marketplace, U.S. News & World Report]

Historically, restricting funds has proven one of the most effective tactics in the war on terror. In past efforts, the global community has imposed economic sanctions, trade restrictions, and even legal judgments to reign in the funding of terrorist organizations. In 1983, Iran was subject to a $2.65 billion default judgment after funding a 1983 terrorist attack on American service members in Beirut. And in 2009, the U.S. sought to cut off funding from al-Qaeda and the Taliban by barring them from the international banking system, cutting it off from private funding.

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