State Department ‘Country Reports on Counterterrorism in 2014’ Dances Around Iran’s Participation Levels

By Meredith Dake
Posted June 22, 2015 at 3:00pm
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In a briefing to reporters on the State Department’s ” Country Reports on Counterterrorism in 2014,” Ambassador Tina S. Kaidanow, the coordinator for Counterterrorism for the State Department, would not quantify the level of Iran’s participation in global terrorism. Nearly every reporter who asked a question in the briefing asked Kaidanow to give a sense of whether Iran’s direct efforts or participation by proxy in terror activities had changed. “T he point is they’re still doing it, we’re still concerned,” Read a full transcript of the briefing at .