State Department: Iran Allows al-Qaeda to Operate Key Network Inside Iran

(Long War Journal) Thomas Joscelyn - The State Department, in its annual Country Reports on Terrorism released Wednesday, says, "Iran remained unwilling to bring to justice senior al-Qaeda (AQ) members residing in Iran." Moreover, "Iran has allowed AQ facilitators to operate a core facilitation pipeline through Iran since at least 2009, enabling AQ to move funds and fighters to South Asia and Syria."

2018-09-20 00:00:00

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