Trump Claims Media Got It Wrong On Iran Strike: ‘I Never Called The Strike’ Back

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President Trump criticized the media on Saturday for reporting that he halted plans for a military strike on Iran, tweeting that he had merely ordered the strike to not go forward “at this time.”

In a tweet Saturday evening, the president appeared to indicate that a military strike on Iran could be possible in the coming days unless tensions between the two countries eased.

“I never called the strike against Iran “BACK,” as people are incorrectly reporting, I just stopped it from going forward at this time!” Trump tweeted.

The White House did not immediately return a request for clarification on the president’s tweet.

Read more at The Hill.

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3 COMMENTS

  1. He probably just wanted to test who leaked the operation to the media after the meeting. Sure enough the NYT reported it before the military even attacked.

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