Posted on: Monday, October 14, 2019 What’s the New Terror Financing Executive Order All About? JustSecurity.org, by: Jason M. Blazakis, September 17, 2019
In a press conference overshadowed by the abrupt departure of John Bolton as national security advisor, the Trump administration unveiled a new executive order (E.O.) related to terror financing last week. While reporters shouted questions at Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Secretary of Treasury Steve Mnuchin about the personnel turmoil, the expansion of counterterrorism powers went largely unexamined.