The Yassine family of Austin, Texas is apparently quite the enterprising group. Led by Hussein “Mike” Yassine, the Yassines were quite diversified.
They own 8 bars.
According to law enforcement authorities they are also a one-family crime wave. They are involved in murder, money laundering, drug dealing–and they have a brother back in Lebanon who is part of Hezbollah.
We almost forgot to mention: they’ve been sending a portion of their ill-gotten gains to that brother in Lebanon for apparent use by Hezbollah.
This is yet another example of this most dangerous of terrorist organizations operating here in the U.S. We might also note that Austin is relatively close to Mexico, one of Hezbollah’s newest bases of operation…