After the attacks that were perpetrated this Saturday against US targets in Iraq, US President Donald Trump went out to demand that Iran end military action because, he threatened, his country is prepared to bomb "52 Iranian targets ".
"We are targeting 52 Iranian sites (representing the 52 American hostages that Iran kidnapped many years ago), some of very high level and important for Iran and Iranian culture. They will be very fast and hard blows. The United States does not want more threats! ", said, in euphoric tone, the US president.
Trump complained that "Iran is boldly talking about attacking certain US assets." to take revenge for the murder of Iranian Major General Qasem Soleimani, last Thursday.RELATED
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"We freed the world from its terrorist leader who had just killed an American and seriously injured many others, not to mention all the people he had killed during his life, even recently hundreds of Iranian protesters," Trump justified in the message that He sent him to Iran.
Next, he referred to the bombings of the last hours against a military base in Iraq, with the presence of troops from the United States, and against the area of Baghdad where his country's embassy is located.
The funeral of Qasem Soleimani (Photo Reuters / Abdullah Dhiaa al-Deen)
"I was already attacking our embassy and preparing for additional attacks elsewhere. Iran has been nothing but problems for many years. Let this serve as a warning that if Iran attacks any American or US asset, we have 52 targets in our sights. Iranians, "he said.
Trump promised to "hit harder than ever" if Iran attacks US targets.
A few hours later, he redoubled his warning against Iran.
"(Yes) They attack us, we return the blow. If they attack again, something I do not recommend them, we will hit them harder than ever," he wrote on Twitter.
Donald Trump threatened to send US military "beautiful equipment" to Iran if US targets hit that country.
He added: "The United States invests two trillion dollars in military equipment. We are the largest (military force) and, by far, the best in the whole world. If Iran attacks an American base, or any American, we will send some of that beautiful brand new equipment … and without hesitation! "
Earlier, Iran's President Hasan Rohani promised to take revenge for Soleimani's death: "The Americans did not realize the great mistake they made; the effects of this error will see them not only today but over the next few years ".
Rohaní said so when visiting the relatives of the commander of the Quds Force, in charge of the missions of the Revolutionary Guard in the region.
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