US IMPOSES SANCTIONS ON SYRIAN MOGUL FOR 'SUPPORTING' ASSAD

US IMPOSES SANCTIONS ON SYRIAN MOGUL FOR 'SUPPORTING' ASSAD

SAMER FOZ BLACKLISTED FOR ALLEGEDLY DEVELOPING BUILDINGS ON LAND 'STOLEN' FROM THOSE FLEEING ASSAD 'BRUTALITY'.

The United States has imposed sanctions on Samer Foz, a Syrian industrialist behind high-end developments, including the Four Seasons hotel in Damascus, for allegedly enriching President Bashar al-Assad.
"Samer Foz, his relatives, and his business empire have leveraged the atrocities of the Syrian conflict into a profit-generating enterprise," Mandelker said.
The hotel has become a base for United Nations employees in Syria, a point of controversy for Assad opponents who question where the money paid by international staff goes.

The United States has imposed sanctions on Samer Foz, a Syrian industrialist behind high-end developments, including the Four Seasons hotel in Damascus, for allegedly enriching President Bashar al-Assad. "This Syrian...

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