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GARDAI are investigating links between a Dublin-based suspected fraudster and the financing of Islamic State.
The man, who is originally from Libya but is living in Clonee in Dublin, is at the centre of a €100,000 fraud probe.
While Gardaí were investigating the fraud allegations they discovered potential links between him and the funding of the Islamic State group.
There are now concerns that the man is involved in financial crimes here to help fund the terror organisation.
The investigation is Gardaí investigate suspected financier at centre of €100k fraud probe at an early stage, but if convicted the man is likely to be jailed before being deported.
Gardaí have stepped up efforts to crack down on terror networks in the wake of recent attacks in the U.K. and other European countries.
There have been a number of arrests of individuals here in recent weeks as part of probes into links between individuals based in Ireland and Middle Eastern terror groups….