Iran has no proxies, as Trump claims, but has friends: Foreign Minister tweets
DUBAI Iran has no backconnect proxy however it has acquaintances, tweeted Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Thursday, a day after U.S. President Donald Trump asserted the us or its offshore proxy meant a creep combat on U.S. manages in Iraq.
“Don’t be misled by usual warmongers, AGAIN, @realDonaldTrump: Iran has FRIENDS: No one can have MILLIONS of proxies. Unlike the US — which surreptitiously lies, cheats & assassinates — Iran only acts in self-defence,” tweeted Zarif.
“Iran initiates no wars, but shows you lessons to those who do.”
It was not immediately clear what information Trump was referring to in his tweet on Wednesday.
Iran will pay a very heavy price, indeed!” the U.S. leader had said within a put up on Twitter.
“Upon information and belief, Iran or its proxies are planning a sneak attack on U.S. troops and/or assets in Iraq. If this happens, Iran will pay a very heavy price, indeed!”