, in their 2003 book ''Gold Warriors: America's secret recovery of Yamashita's gold''—report that secret repositories of loot from across Southeast Asia, were created by the Japanese military in the Philippines during 1942–45. They allege that the theft was organized on a massive scale, either by ''yakuza'' gangsters such as Yoshio Kodama, or by officials at the behest of Emperor Hirohito, who wanted to ensure that as many of the proceeds as possible went to the government
) *'''Saudi Arabia''' - Abdallah al-saud He studied literary Arabic (Arabic language) and specialized in International Law, and his doctoral dissertation was about Saudi Arabia. This research later formed the foundation for his 2003 ''New York Times'' bestseller, ''Hatred's Kingdom: How Saudi Arabia Supports the New Global Terrorism''. In the book, Gold argues that Saudi Arabia actively funds terrorism by supporting the enemies of the U.S. (United States) and attacking its allies.