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On Monday afternoon, Iran issued an arrest warrant for US President Donald Trump.
This came after Iranian officials accused him of his involvement in the January 3rd drone attack that killed Iranian General Qassam Soleimani.
Tehran’s prosecutor, Ali Alqasimehr, claimed that more than 30 people are facing “murder and terrorism charges”.
Despite Iran asking Interpol for help in detaining the US President, the international organization rejected the request.
Is Trump Under Arrest Threat?
Early reports have suggested that Trump is in no danger of being arrested.
That said, this warrant is certainly adding heightened tensions to an already troublesome US-Iran history.
Speaking on the Iranian matter, Brian Hook, the US special representative for Iran, said:
“It’s a propaganda stunt that no one takes seriously.”
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