What does Donald Trump want from Iran? Washington claims 'maximum pressure' policy is working as economic troubles narrow Tehran's options

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With tensions rising, the US has sent an additional 1,500 troops to the Middle East. President Trump plans to send 1,000 more. Iran's 60-day ultimatum to parties to the nuclear deal expires in early July.

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Trump Says Any U.S. War With Iran Would Not Last Long
According to Reuters, U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday said that any war between the United States and Iran would be swift, although he reiterated his desire to avoid a military confrontation even as he blasted Tehran’s leaders. Trump told Fox, “I hope we don’t, but we’re in a very strong position if something should happen." Tensions between the two countries have escalated in recent weeks after Washington blamed Tehran for attacks on two oil tankers.

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