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Trump says he halted U.S. military response on Iran because was 'not proportionate'

Reuters Friday, 21 June 2019
U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said he blocked a planned military strike against Iran because it would not have been a proportionate response to Tehran's downing of an unmanned U.S. surveillance drone, adding that more sanctions were imposed late on Thursday.
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U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said he blocked a planned military strike against Iran. Trump saying a strike would not have been a proportionate response to Tehran’s downing of an unmanned U.S. surveillance drone. The president adding that more sanctions were imposed late on Thursday. β€œ10...

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