Trump Orders New Iran Sanctions in Response to Saudi Attack

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Published on September 18, 2019 - Duration: 01:02s

Trump Orders New Iran Sanctions in Response to Saudi Attack

Trump Orders New Iran Sanctions in Response to Saudi Attack.

President Donald Trump announced the new sanctions via Twitter.

I have just instructed the Secretary of the Treasury to substantially increase Sanctions on the country of Iran!, President Donald Trump, via Twitter.

Saudi Arabian oil facilities went up in flames over the weekend, following a drone attack.

Houthi rebels in Yemen claimed responsibility shortly after the attack occurred.

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Members of the Trump Administration, including Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, have blamed Iran for the attack.

So far, the president has been cautious about blaming Iran.

Exact details of the new sanctions have not yet been revealed

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