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Iran Warns Us Against 'strategic Mistake' After Trump Threat

Iran has warned the U.S. Against making a "strategic mistake" after President Donald Trump threatened Tehran over reports it planned to avenge the killing of top General Qasem Soleimani.

Government spokesman Ali Rabiei at a televised news conference said we hope that they do not make a new strategic mistake and certainly in the case of any strategic mistake, they will witness Iran's decisive response".

Trump wrote on twitter on Monday that any attack by Iran, in any form, against the United States will be met with an attack on Iran that will be 1,000 times greater in magnitude!" .

Rabiei expressed regret that "the president of a country who has claims to global management and order would make hasty, agenda-fuelled and dubious remarks on such a weak basis."