President Trump Donald John TrumpNew EPA rule would expand Trump officials' powers to reject FOIA requests Democratic senator introduces bill to ban gun silencers Democrats: Ex-commerce aide said Ross ] said Tuesday the US is "not going to need an exit strategy" if war broke out with Iran.
"You're not going to need an exit strategy," Trump customs reports in the Oval Office, prompting laughter. exit strategies. ”
Reporter: Do you have an exit strategy if war breaks out with Iran?
Trump: “You're not going to need an exit strategy. I don't need exit strategies ” ̵1; TicToc by Bloomberg (@tictoc) June 25, 2019 negotiate a deal if they want to. If they don't want to, that's fine, too, ”Trump added. "But we would love to be able to, and frankly, they might as well do it soon." Trumps comments are the latest in heightened tensions between the US. and Iran that was last week when Iran downed in U.S. drone.
Trump later ordered and then called off to a decision Iran in retaliation. "Outrageous and idiotic" on Tuesday, saying the White House is "afflicted by mental retardation and does not know what to do." “I know many of them. I lived in New York – I have been very much in the last two and a half years but I know many Iranians living in New York, and they're fantastic people. ”
He added:“ I have many friends that are Iranian, and it's very sad what's happening to that country. ”