Israel’s prime minister is defending President’ Trump’s decision to reimpose sanctions on Iran by calling the move “historic”.
The Trump administration has reimposed all sanctions previously put on hold under the Obama-era Iran Nuclear Deal.
The president of Iran is vowing to block the latest round of sanctions from the Trump administration.
Benjamin Netanyahu thanks President Trump for imposing sanctions on Iran. In a message Saturday, from Bulgaria, the Israeli prime minister expressed his thanks to the president, calling the decision to restore U.S. sanctions on Iran historic. Netanyahu said he has been calling for a full renewal against the middle eastern country, referring to the regime as ‘murderous’ and claiming it is ‘endangering the entire world’.
The Trump administration is ramping-up pressure on Iran by reimposing sanctions previously lifted under President Obama as part of the Iran nuclear deal.
Iran said it does not fear the impending U.S. sanctions that are set to go into effect next week. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani made the comments Wednesdsy.
Iran is continuing to condemn U.S. imposed sanctions days before they take effect on Tehran’s oil exports.
According to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, the Iranian economy is headed for a deep recession.
Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen says the department is more prepared than ever to secure the upcoming midterm elections.