Crowd in front of building next to large burning image of man (© Vahid Salemi/AP Images)

Diplomat’s arrest shows Iranian regime again trampling law

International law requires host countries to protect diplomats. Learn more about how the Iranian regime treats visiting foreign officials.
Roman amphitheater in Sabratha, Libya (©Mahmud Turkia/AFP/Getty Images)

U.S., Libya join forces to protect Libya’s cultural heritage

Terrorists and international organized criminal groups have been looting and illicitly trafficking Libya's archaeological and cultural property. The U.S. wants to help put a stop to the thefts.
Trucks and military personnel in desert with military aircraft taking off overhead (U.S. Army/Private First Class Clara Soria-Hernandez)

U.S. helping African partners fight terrorism

Exercise Flintlock is part of the United States’ long-standing commitment to promoting good governance, security and economic growth in Africa.
Mike Pompeo speaking at a lectern (State Dept.)

Pompeo urges all nations to hold Iran regime accountable

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo citied a litany of Iran-sponsored terrorist attacks in Europe and elsewhere in pressing all nations to hold Iran accountable.

U.S. pressure campaign on Iran after 1 year [infographic]

It has been a year since the U.S. ended participation in the flawed Iran nuclear deal and embarked on a pressure campaign on Iran. See the impact.
Headshot of Ayatollah Ali Khamenei (© AP Images)

The clock is ticking on Iranian regime’s restrictions

Arms embargoes against Iran expire in late 2020, allowing the world's leading state sponsor of terrorism to buy tanks, missiles and other weapons.
Man in suit walking past display of missiles (© Al Drago/Reuters Pictures)

U.S. strategy in Iran yields results

The U.S. continues to pressure the Iranian regime to end its destructive behavior and bring about peace in the region and relief for the Iranian people.
Four children smiling, waving flags (© Muhammet Kasim/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)

U.S. in Iraq helps ensure enduring defeat of ISIS

The U.S. is committed to ensuring the enduring defeat of ISIS and supporting Iraq. Learn more about the two nations' successful partnership.
Man walking dog on rubble (Courtesy photo)

Dogs lend their noses to Iraq’s de-mining effort

Vivi the 3-year-old Dutch shepherd is one of five specially trained dogs using their incredible noses to help U.S. and Iraqi partners clear the country of explosive devices that ISIS left in its retreat.