Thursday, August 24, 2006

"New Yorker arrested for broadcasting Hizbollah TV"

From Reuters:

U.S. authorities have arrested a New York man for broadcasting Hizbollah television station al-Manar, which has been designated a terrorist entity by the U.S. Treasury Department, prosecutors said on Thursday.

Javed Iqbal, 42, was arrested on Wednesday because his Brooklyn-based company HDTV Ltd. was providing New York-area customers with the Hizbollah-operated channel, federal prosecutors said in a statement...


(Note to Authorities: Throw out all the anti-American Imams while you're at it.)