U.S. Sanctions Pakistan-Based Group Over Human Smuggling

April 7, 2021, 9:30 PM

Treasury Department applies blocking sanctions on Pakistani national Abid Ali Khan and the Abid Ali Khan Transnational Criminal Organization, according to statement.

  • Treasury alleges that the Ali Khan related group is a human smuggling organization that has facilitated the unlawful smuggling of foreign nationals, including those who may pose a national security risk

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