U.S. Cash to Iran May Have Funded Attack on American Navy

USS Mason

Leading members of Congress suspect a portion of a recent $1.7 billion cash payment to Iran may have been used to help arm and support Yemeni terrorists who recently fired missiles on a U.S. Navy ship in the Red Sea, according to a new congressional inquiry that seeks to determine how U.S. taxpayer funds are being used by Iran to boost its global terror operation.

Cruz: White House Orchestrated Money Laundering Operation for Iran

Ted Cruz

The Obama administration orchestrated a “money laundering operation” on Iran’s behalf, a leading senator told the Washington Free Beacon on Thursday following testimony by top U.S. officials who disclosed that the Islamic Republic forced the United States to pay it $1.7 billion in cash prior to the release of several American hostages.