A few countries have been known to condone and drag their feet when it comes to the fight against terrorism. The fact that Iran is a terrorism benefactor is a badly kept secret. The international community has been trying to get Iran to help in fighting the vice but the efforts have been mainly fruitless all along.
There is a lot of damage that results from terrorism and when terror groups get funded, trained, housed and even given weapons by countries like Iran to empower them only makes the situation a dire one. The terror groups get more ammunition to hurt the world through their terrorist attacks. In the recent past, terror attacks have gotten more brazen and the damage has gotten worse each and every time and Iran is not helping bring this down but is giving more power to it.
It is important to take into the aspect of evil that is found in terrorism and it has all manner of results that causes huge destruction and loss of lives. Why do people and entities or groups engage in acts of terror? There are a lot of reasons and aspects that lead to people and a country such as Iran. It is crucial to consider that Iran has clause in the constitution that indicates how they would want to transform the world.
Iran has also been funding terrorism to also overcome its enemies and it is a known fact. In the quest to gain political strength and power, Iran has been at the forefront financing terrorism to achieve a stronger political influence. Being more powerful than its neighbors it also another aspect that has contributed to it supporting terror groups.
The number of terror groups that get support both military and financial from Iran is about 100,000. A Lebanese militant group, best in the world over is known to be a very close militant ally of Iran. This is not a new alliance because they go way back in the day when the group was started in 1980. Iran was their go to when they needed weapons and they got the very best arms in the world. Money was never a problem because this was sorted and in big amounts.
Syria is a true ally of Iran and could be their only ally in the world. This relationship is something Iran considers important and so it works to make sure they are supported. Without this support, the Syrian regime would not be what it is. When a soldier is slain in battle, Iran makes sure that their families are supported financially.