State designates Iran-backed League of the Righteous as Foreign Terrorist Organization

Qais Khazali (center), the leader of the League of the Righteous, and Akram al Kaabi (center-right), the commander of Harakat al Nujaba, meet outside of Hawija to discuss operations to retake the town.

The U.S. Department of State has added Asaib Ahl al Haq, an Iranian-backed Iraqi Shia terror group also known as “League of the...