Pompeo Demands Iran Withdraw Forces From Syria, End Support for Hezbollah and Hamas

In first major speech as U.S. secretary of state, Pompeo threatens Iran with 'strongest sanctions in history'

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U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo demanded Iran withdraw its forces from Syria and end its support for Hezbollah, Hamas and Islamic Jihad in his first major address as the top U.S. diplomat on Monday.

"Today, we ask the Iranian people - is this what you want your country to be known for? The United States believes you deserve better," Pompeo said.

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