Analysis: Trump seeks election-year out after Iran strikes
Thursday, 9 January 2020 NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump said Iran was “standing down” from possible conflict with the U.S. But Trump himself was just as eager for an out. Trump, by declining to take military action in retaliation for Iranian missile strikes against Iraqi bases that house U.S. troops, edged the nation back from the brink […]
President Donald Trump has stepped back from new military action against Iran.
The decision comes after missile strikes on Iraqi bases that house U.S. troops were launched.
According to Reuters, no casualties have been reported from the missile attacks.
Trump told Iran, that in response to the...