Terror funding crackdown 'flawed'
A leaked study by the United Nations says that efforts to cut off funding to the al-Qaeda network are failing. The report blames inadequate co-operation, legislative loopholes and a lack of political determination, the UK’s Financial Times newspaper says. The study says two suspected al-Qaeda fundraisers are still active in Italy and Switzerland, the newspaper reports. It also says the international arms embargo against al-Qaeda is not working and needs to be overhauled. Full Story