18-10-2019 05:51 PM Jerusalem Timing

Brennan: Hezbollah, Hamas Terrorists, Threaten Israel, Regional Interests

Brennan: Hezbollah, Hamas Terrorists, Threaten Israel, Regional Interests

U.S. top “counterterrorism” official John Brennan indicated that the U.S. is aware that there are various nations and groups that support “terrorism” in order to oppose US interests.

U.S. President Barack Obama’s top “counterterrorism” official John Brennan indicated that the U.S. is aware that there are various nations and groups that support “terrorism” in order to oppose US interests.


He regarded Iran and Syria as the “state sponsors of terrorism”, emphasizing that “Hezbollah and Hamas are terrorist organizations that threaten Israel and our interests in the Middle East.”


In a statement he delivered Wednesday at Johns Hopkins University, the U.S. “counterterrorism” official noted that “we will continue to use the full range of our foreign policy tools to prevent these regimes and terrorist organizations from endangering our national security."