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Trump: "I have not sent" message to Tehran warning of the attack



WASHINGTON, June 23 (Reuters) – President Donald Trump told NBC News Sunday that he did not send a message to Tehran warning Iran of a US attack he later broke off.

According to Iranian sources Trump told Reuters Teheran had warned Oman that a US attack was imminent, but had said he was against the war and wanted talks.

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US President Donald Trump signs Document that resumes sanctions on Iran after announcing the US withdrawal from the Iranian nuclear deal in the White House diplomatic reception area in Washington, DC. on May 8, 2018. (Photo by SAUL LOEB / AFP) (Image credits should read SAUL LOEB / AFP / Getty Images)

US President Donald Trump announces on the occasion of a statement in the White House diplomatic room in Washington, US, on the 8th. May 2018 his intention to withdraw from the Iranian nuclear agreement of the JCPOA. REUTERS / Jonathan Ernst

US President Donald Trump signs a document in which the reinstatement of the treaty will result in sanctions against Iran following the announcement of the US withdrawal from the Iranian nuclear agreement on May 8, 2018 in the White House diplomatic reception area in Washington , DC (Photo by SAUL LOEB / AFP) (Image credits should be SAUL LOEB / AFP / Getty Images)

US President Donald Trump announces his intention during a statement in the White House diplomatic room in Washington (USA) on May 8 To withdraw from the Iranian nuclear agreement of the JCPOA in 2018. REUTERS / Jonathan Ernst

US. President Donald Trump responds to a media question after announcing his intention to withdraw from the nuclear agreement with the JCPOA with Iran during a statement in the White House Diplomatic Room in Washington, USA, on May 8, 2018. REUTERS / Jonathan Ernst

US President Donald Trump announces his intention to step down from the JCPOA Iranian nuclear deal on May 8, 2018 in the White House diplomatic room in Washington, USA. REUTERS / Jonathan Ernst

WASHINGTON, DC – MAY 8: US President Donald Trump holds up a memorandum reintroducing sanctions against Iran after serving in the White House's Diplomatic Room on May 8, 2018 in Washington , DC, had announced its decision to withdraw the United States from the Iranian nuclear deal in 2015. After two and a half years of negotiations, Iran agreed in 2015 to end its nuclear program in exchange for Western countries, including the US, and lift decades of economic sanctions. Since then, international inspectors have found no violations of the Iranian regulations. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla / Getty Images)

US President Donald Trump announces his decision on Iran's nuclear deal on May 8, 2018 in the White House diplomatic reception room in Washington, DC. (Photo by SAUL LOEB / AFP) (Image credits should read SAUL LOEB / AFP / Getty Images.)




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"I did not send this message," Trump said at Meet the Press NBC program and added, "I'm not looking for a war."

Asked what Iran wants, he said, "I think they want to bargain, and I think they're going to make a deal. And my deal is nuclear, look, they are I do not think they like the position they are in. Their economy is absolutely broken. "(Report by Kevin Drawbaugh Edited by Phil Berlowitz)


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