An Iranian terrorist who was behind the embassy attack in Iraq once met with then-President Barack Obama in the Oval Office.
Hadi al Amiri was Minister of Transport for then-Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki when they met with Obama in 2011. Al Amiri later became an Iranian loyalist within Iraq.
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo denounced al Amiri as an “Iranian proxy” and his coalition as “terrorists” after the attack.
Al Amiri fought in the Iran-Iraq war and has always maintained an allegiance to Iran.
He was also involved in Iran’s interference in the Syrian civil war that kept Bashar al Assad in power.
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