Terrorism

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Maduro’s crimes against Venezuela continue

Since Nicolás Maduro assumed an illegitimate second term as president, he has continued to perpetrate crimes. Here are some of the worst.
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The world confronts terror of Iran-backed Hizballah

Backed by the Iranian regime, Hizballah's terrorism spans continents. Learn more about how nations are cooperating to disrupt the group's financing.
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Iran nuclear deal fueled regime’s violence

Iran's regime continued to fund proxy wars, despite the 2015 nuclear deal's call for peace. Learn why the U.S. has turned to sanctions to deter aggression.
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Using deterrence to make the world safer

The U.S. is seeking to deter the Iranian regime and other nations' aggression. See the steps allied nations are taking to restore deterrence.
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U.S. sanctions target Iranian regime’s ‘brute squad’

The U.S. is hitting the Iranian regime's security forces with new sanctions. See how maximum pressure is stripping revenues that would support terrorism.
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Beyond the pale: Iranian regime’s pattern of depravity

The unprovoked aggression of Iran's leaders spans decades. Learn more about some of the most violent acts of an outlaw regime.
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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.
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General Qassem Soleimani’s bloody legacy

Learn about the violent legacy of Iranian general Qassem Soleimani, a U.S.-designated terrorist who coordinated attacks throughout the world.
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U.S.: Iran’s ‘Guard Corps’ is a terrorist organization

By designating the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps a terrorist organization, the U.S. has more tools to counter Iran's global campaign of terrorism.