State Sponsors of Terrorism: An Examination of Iran’s Global Terrorism Network

April 17, 2018 10:00 AM | 1334 Longworth House Office Building

Iran, a State Sponsor of Terrorism, continues to invest in proxy terrorist and militant organizations that threaten the Homeland and US interests and engage in activities that impede US counterterrorism goals. This hearing will examine trends in Iran’s external operations and capabilities and consider the near-term and long-term security implications of Iranian support for Shia militants and terrorist groups operating in the Middle East, Afghanistan and Latin America.

Opening Statements

Rep. Peter King (R-NY), Subcommittee Chairman
Opening Statement

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Dr. Emanuele Ottolenghi
Senior Fellow
Foundation for Defense of Democracies
Witness Testimony

Mr. Michael Pregent
Adjunct Fellow
The Hudson Institute
Witness Testimony

Mr. Nader Uskowi
Visiting Fellow
The Washington Institute for Near East Policy
Witness Testimony

Mr. Brian Katulis
Senior Fellow
Center for American Progress
Witness Testimony