Trump Admin Will Not Commit to Designating IRGC as Terror Group

Members of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps

The Trump administration will not commit to designating the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, or IRGC, Iran’s elite fighting force, as terrorists, despite a congressional mandate to do so by the end of the month, according to multiple U.S. officials and other administration insiders who told the Washington Free Beacon that holdovers from the Obama administration are working to stymie the effort.

Somali Refugee Faces Terror Charges in Canada Stabbing, Car Attacks

Edmonton Police investigate at the scene where a man hit pedestrians then flipped the U-Haul truck he was driving

EDMONTON, Alberta (Reuters) – A Somali refugee who had been on a watch list over extremist views faced five counts of attempted murder and terror charges on Sunday after Canadian police said he stabbed a police officer and ran down four pedestrians with a car in Edmonton, Alberta.