4.) Assassination Plotted

4.) Assassination Plotted
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The US government designated the Quds Force as a terror organization in 2007. The Quds force is a wing of the special forces of the Iranian military and the Trump administration also named the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps a terror organization. They cited that the reason this wing of the Iranian military was designated as a terror organization was because of its attempted assassination fo the Saudi ambassador to the United States in 2011.

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 Source: TTN staff

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