Trump eyes more Iran sanctions; military action still on table

Credit: Reuters- Published on June 22, 2019
U.S. President Donald Trump said Saturday he will impose additional sanctions against Iran in an effort to prevent Tehran from obtaining nuclear weapons, adding that military action was still a possibility.

Credit: Wibbitz Studio
Published 3 weeks ago -  01:07
Trump Announces 'Hard-Hitting' Iran Sanctions
Trump Announces 'Hard-Hitting' Iran Sanctions President Donald Trump announced the executive order imposing the sanctions from the Oval Office. Trump said that his actions "follow a series of aggressive behaviors by the Iranian regime in recent weeks." Iran recently shot down a U.S. military drone it claimed had flown into Iranian territory. U.S. officials have denied the claim. Trump blamed the "supreme leader of Iran" for "the hostile conduct of his regime." The sanctions will deny Ayatollah Ali Khamenei "access to key financial resources and support." Secretary Treasurer Steve Mnuchin said the sanctions will "lock up literally billions of dollars of assets." Trump is reportedly willing to hold talks with Iran.

You are here

Recent related videos from verified sources

Trump claims progress with Iran is made 00:41
Credit: Rumble - Published 7 hours ago 

Judge Bans Roger Stone From Posting On Social Media 00:32
Credit: Wochit News - Published 20 hours ago 

Trump Claims Progress With Iran Is Made 00:41
Credit: Wochit - Published 22 hours ago 

Trump 'will take a look' at Google, China accusations 01:09
Credit: Reuters Studio - Published 21 hours ago 

'Not significant': EU urges Iran to reverse nuclear deal breaches 02:25
Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO - Published 1 day ago 

Trump amplifies attacks on minority congresswomen 02:11
Credit: Reuters Studio - Published 2 days ago 

Trump moves to end asylum protections for Central Americans 00:22
Credit: ABC Action News - Published 2 days ago 

Former UK Ambassador's Memo says Trump left Iran deal becauseof Barack Obama 00:32
Credit: Rumble - Published 2 days ago 

Rouhani says Iran ready to talk to U.S. if sanctions lifted 00:43
Credit: Reuters Studio - Published 3 days ago 

Trump quit Iran nuke deal "to spite Obama" 02:07
Credit: Reuters Studio - Published 3 days ago 

Former UK Ambassador's Memo Says Trump Left Iran Deal Because Of Barack Obama 00:32
Credit: Wochit - Published 3 days ago 

You might like