Trump warns Iran, proxies against attacking US in Iraq

FILE PHOTO: US President Donald Trump addresses the daily coronavirus response briefing at the White House in Washington, US, March 31, 2020. REUTERS/Tom Brenner

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SULAIMANI — US President Donald Trump on Wednesday (April 1) warned Iran and its proxies against attacking US troops or assets in Iraq, citing a possible “sneak attack” but giving no other details.

“Upon information and belief, Iran or its proxies are planning a sneak attack on US troops and/or assets in Iraq. If this happens, Iran will pay a very heavy price, indeed!” Trump said in a post on Twitter.

(NRT Digital Media/Reuters)