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Iran to 'stand up to any risk', as Trump cautions of 'demolition'

Tehran says it will react solidly to any US danger after Trump cautions Iran of 'annihilation' if bigger clash follows. 


Iran will react immovably to any US risk against it,a representative of the nation's Foreign Ministry has said after President Donald Trump cautioned it of "decimation" if a full-scale struggle would follow.

"We won't permit any infringement against Iran's outskirts. Iran will solidly stand up to any animosity or danger by America," representative Abbas Mousavi told the semiofficial Tasnim news organization on Saturday.

Pressures among Tehran and Washington have spiked since Thursday when an Iranian rocket demolished a US Global Hawk observation automaton flying close to the Iranian coast.

Tehran said the automaton was shot down over its domain and Washington said it happened in universal airspace.

Compelled to react to the high-stakes episode close to the key Strait of Hormuz, Trump said the United States was set up to hit &q…