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MEDIA ADVISORY: Chairman Mark Green Announces Full Committee Hearing to Address the Iranian Regime’s Persistent and Dangerous Threats to Homeland Security

October 12, 2023

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today, House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Mark E. Green, MD (R-TN) announced a hearing next Wednesday, October 18, at 10:00 AM ET, to examine threats posed by the Iranian regime to U.S. homeland security.

“The recent cowardly and despicable attacks on Israel by Hamas terrorists demonstrate once again the Iranian regime’s unending commitment to destroying Israel. These sophisticated and coordinated attacks remind us that Iran remains a threat to U.S. homeland security, and will stop at nothing to undermine our interests in the region, as well,” Chairman Green said. “In this hearing, we will hear unvarnished and objective perspectives about what the Iranian regime is capable of and the threats it poses going forward.”


WHAT: A full committee hearing entitled, “An Examination of the Iranian Regime’s Threats to Homeland Security”

DATE: Wednesday, October 18, 2023

TIME: 10:00 AM ET

LOCATION: 310 Cannon House Office Building


The Honorable Nathan A. Sales

Former Ambassador-at-Large and Coordinator for Counterterrorism

Department of State

Ms. Masih Alinejad
Author and Activist

Mr. Robert Greenway

Director of the Center for National Defense

The Heritage Foundation 

Mr. Thomas S. Warrick

Senior Fellow and Director, Future of DHS Project at the Atlantic Council 

Former Department of Homeland Security Deputy Assistant Secretary for Counterterrorism Policy

The hearing will be open to the public and press and will be livestreamed on YouTube and the Committee’s website. Press must RSVP by emailing by Tuesday, October 17, at 6 PM ET.