Washington: US President Donald Trump on Saturday said the US would impose major additional sanctions against Iran on Monday.
“We are putting major additional sanctions on Iran on Monday,” Trump tweeted on Saturday, without providing any other details, Xinhua news agency reported.
“Iran cannot have Nuclear Weapons!” he stressed in the same tweet.
Before leaving for Camp David earlier in the day, Trump told reporters that additional sanctions would be moving forward against Iran, with some being implemented “slowly” and some “more rapidly”.
Asked if military action is still on the table, he said that “it’s always on the table until we get this solved”.
In response, Iran military warned the US against the mistake of taking military actions on Iran, saying any attack would draw Tehran’s “crushing response and cost the US dearly,” Tasnim News Agency reported on Saturday. (IANS)