Watch a pirated film and fund terrorism

  Vanita Kohli-Khandekar / New Delhi April 23, 2010, 0:29 IST

It is a damning report. The New York-based Rand Corporation’s 182-page report, ‘Film piracy, organized crime and terrorism’ essentially says film piracy is increasingly becoming a way to finance terrorism. It draws examples from North America, China, Spain, Italy, Hong Kong, and India, among other countries, to show that from being a side business for organised crime syndicates, piracy has moved to being a revenue stream for terrorist outfits. Read more:

http://www.business-standard.com/india/storypage.php?autono=392790                                                                                 

 

Film Piracy, Organized Crime, and Terrorism

TheRANDCorporation

                                                                        Gregory F. Treverton discusses how organized crime is increasingly involved in the piracy of feature films, with syndicates active along the entire supply chain from manufacture to street sales of pirated movies                                                     

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