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Trump recently weighed an attack on Iran that could spark broader conflict: report

Following a report that Iran had substantially bulked up its reserves of nuclear material, President Donald Trump considered attack options against the Middle East country last week, according to the New York Times.But other officials counseled the president on Thursday against aggressive steps, the report found, with at least one cautioning that “a strike against Iran’s facilities could easily escalate into a broader conflict in the last weeks” of Trump’s term.Though Trump has reportedly decided to refrain from taking action at this point, the Times made clear he may be keeping his options open.”Mr. Trump might still be looking at …read more

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