The Arab bank building is seen as cars drive down banks street in Beirut. (The Daily Star/Mahmoud Kheir)
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Lebanese bank accounts linked to 3,000 people affiliated with Hezbollah are expected to be frozen in the coming days, the Saudi daily Asharq Al-Awsat said Friday.The Saudi-owned daily reported Friday that a source from Lebanon's Central Bank had revealed that Al-Rasoul Al-Azam Hospital is among the Hezbollah-linked institutions whose accounts will be closed, in accordance with a U.S. law targeting the group's finances. Central Bank Governor Riad Salameh said Wednesday that 100 accounts linked to Hezbollah so far have been frozen.
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