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QUESTIONABLE CASH Money from Brunei's gov't funded Clinton Foundation

Beverly Hills Hotel over its ownership by Sultan

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In 2002, the Clinton Foundation received at least $1 million from the government of Brunei, whose Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah, right, has been the target of a growing boycott since the tiny Southeast Asian nation embraced a strict new Islamic criminal code, reports the FoxNews. 

As Hollywood hotshots protest the iconic Beverly Hills Hotel over its ownership by Brunei's sultan -- and his recent full-fledged embrace of Islamic law -- it turns out the Brunei government has financial connections to another American institution: The Clinton Foundation.

The nonprofit foundation lists Brunei alongside Kuwait, Oman and Qatar as donors that gave between $1 million and $5 million through last year. The foundation confirmed the donation from Brunei was made in 2002, in connection with the construction of the Clinton Presidential Library in Arkansas.

"The Clinton Foundation's impact would not be possible without the generous support of our donors," the foundation's website reads. "Their contributions have made a difference in the lives of tens of millions across the world." more...

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