May 9, 2019 / 9:32 PM / 3 months ago

Pompeo warns Iran against attacking U.S. interests

WASHINGTON, May 9 (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Thursday that threats from Iran had escalated in recent weeks and he warned Tehran that any attacks on U.S. interests would prompt a quick response from Washington.

“The regime in Tehran should understand that any attacks by them or their proxies of any identity against U.S. interests or citizens will be answered with a swift and decisive U.S. response,” he said in a statement. (Reporting by Eric Beech; Editing by David Alexander)

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