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Europe opposes the move and has vowed to find ways of maintaining its trade ties with Iran, which under the deal curbed its nuclear programme in exchange for a lifting of sanctions.

Iranian officials have in the past threatened to block the Strait of Hormuz, a major oil shipping route, in retaliation for any hostile United States action.

Iran's supreme leader on Saturday backed President Hassan Rouhani's suggestion that Iran may block Gulf oil exports if its own exports are stopped, according to his official website.

White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders described Trump's near-midnight tweet Sunday as a response to an Iranian threat and said, "If anybody's inciting anything, look no further than to Iran".

Wasting no time, President Trump responded to the Iranian threat via Twitter.

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Sanders said the officials were making "baseless accusations" of improper contact with Russian Federation against the president . She claimed that the officials are "politicizing" government agencies and "monetizing" their political offices.

Donald Trump has warned Iranian President Hassan Rouhani that he will face dire consequences for threatening the United States.

Colin Kahl, national security adviser to Vice President Joe Biden during the Obama administration, said Trump has "appeased" Russian Federation and "gone soft" on North Korea while abandoning the Iran nuclear deal without a backup plan.

Fox News foreign policy analyst Kiron Skinner on President Trump's decision to pull the US out of the Iran nuclear deal.

"Both America and Iran have threatened one another in different ways for several years", shrugged Mohsen Taheri, a 58-year-old publisher.

The Arabic and global news agencies have featured images and video clips of protesters burning signs in Khomeini street in Basra and attacks against the headquarters of the parties loyal to Iran, which are Badr organization, Asa'ib Ahl al-Haq, National Wisdom Movement.

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Foreign Ministry spokesman Christofer Burger told reporters in Berlin on Monday: "We support dialogue and talks, and we call on all sides to exercise restraint and rhetorical disarmament".

Democratic Sen. Jeanne Shaheen of New Hampshire, a member of the Foreign Relations Committee, acknowledged that Iran's terrorist activities in the Middle East pose a threat but suggested it wouldn't be solved through a tweet from Trump.

Rouhani also suggested Iran could immediately ramp up its production of uranium in response to US pressure.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu opens the weekly cabinet meeting at his Jerusalem office on Monday, July 23, 2018.

Netanyahu says that Trump and his secretary of state were taking a clear position against "Iranian aggression" after years in which the "regime was pampered by world powers".

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Rouhani also suggested Iran could immediately ramp up its production of uranium in response to USA pressure. Trump in 2013: "I predict that President Obama will at some point attack Iran in order to save face! ".

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