Actually US interests fund and support the majority of "terrorists". A base near where I live has a large opium and heroine trading ring along with trafficking weapons from the Middle East to the Mexican drug cartels.
All the while we are building a Gestapo, propping up the illusion that we have military supremacy even though we don't have the numbers, training, technology or equipment to fight a real war against a real threat.
All the while our president is antagonizing the Russians while the country is being taken piece by piece by China who is a legitimate threat to the country. They have the ability to put 30,000,000 troops in uniform within a month and is very interested in retaining the assets and debt it has accumulated. They would rather not resort to force, but they are capable of resorting and maintaining a state of war that is unprecedented by any other entity.