in the vicinityVideoSen. Graham: The threat to American personnel is real
Senate Judiciary Committee chairman Lindsey Graham is responding to the escalation of tensions with Iran.
President Trump to do “the right thing” by warning against Iran military action against the United States, call, the recent steps by the administration, a way of “tightening the screws” on the government in Tehran, according to Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham.
“If Iran wants to fight, this is the official end of the Iran. Never the United States threaten again,” Trump tweeted on Sunday.
The tweet came shortly after an apparent rocket attack inside Baghdad, the heavily fortified “Green Zone”, home to the American Embassy.
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“The threat streams against American personnel are real,” Graham, R-S. C., said Monday on “The story”. “They shot a rocket in the Green Zone.”
Graham said that Trump is “the right thing to do… by the Iranians, you go down this path at your own risk.”
“At the 2. May we have said, every country [they] can no longer buy oil from Iran and sanctions avoided. We took all the exemptions off the table.
“So, we are really tightening the screws.”
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Graham said that Secretary of state Mike Pompeo brief him on Tuesday on the situation.