Washington 0
24 April 2022

President Biden conferred with Prime Minister Naftali Bennett on, inter alia, “shared regional and global security challenges, including the threat posed by Iran and its proxies”. According to an Israeli readout, the two discussed “the Iranian demand to remove the IRGC from the U.S. Foreign Terror Organisation (FTO) list”, with Bennett asserting: “I am sure that President Biden… will not allow the IRGC to be removed from the list… Israel has clarified its position on the issue: The IRGC is the largest terrorist organisation in the world”, Bennet asserted.

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