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By Tammy Bruce
Topic - John L. Sullivan
A growing number of terrorist groups in Africa are turning to the illegal trade of elephant tusks to finance their operations, cashing in on a massive demand for ivory spurred by a burgeoning, wealthier middle class in Asia.
Is boxing really a sport? Not everyone would agree that it is, although the "sweet science" lives on, precariously, in the cable TV listings. Boxing as a recreation has all but disappeared save on college campuses, where it survives as a team sport.
"We will continue our comprehensive efforts to target the funding streams benefiting al-Shabab and similar regional terrorist groups," said U.S. Treasury Department spokesman John L. Sullivan.