Serhat TUNAR -TDO- Iran was accused of ‘’supporting efforts at terrorism throughout the region’’ of South America by The US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. The Iranian Foreign Ministry has stated that Pompeo’s claims about Tehran interfering in Venezuela’s domestic affairs were ‘’ridiculous’’.
Pompeo also claimed that Iran supports Hezbollah, other terrorist organizations and terrorist activities in the region. Pompeo later criticized the harshness of his criticism and described Iran as the "world's largest terrorist sponsor" and a "global threat".
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo also added that Iran has financially supported Hezbollah, transnational crime organizations and encouraged terrorism across the region.
In a statement by the Iranian Foreign Ministry, the US was claimed to have destroyed the $ 30 billion foreign currency reserve of Venezuela and the Trump Government was accused of launching an uprising against the legitimate government of Venezuela.