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Government should cut red tape to combat terrorist financing, charities argue

They argued that charities have a role to play in preventing terrorist financing, or making it easier for the government to find the culprits.

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Adding more hay to the haystack doesn’t make it any easier to find the needle, representatives for the charitable sector argued last week at the House Finance Committee studying terrorist financing. They argued that charities have a role to play in preventing terrorist financing, or making it easier for the government to find the culprits, but the current amount of regulation and paperwork charities have to go through in order to prove their compliance is just bogging down

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