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Iran FM: US Troop Boost 'Threat to International Peace'

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Sat, 25 May 2019 18:25 GMT

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Saturday, May 25th, a US decision to deploy 1,500 additional troops to the Middle East is a "threat to international peace," according to Reuters.

"Increased US presence in our region is very dangerous and a threat to international peace and security and must be confronted," Zarif told the official IRNA news agency before heading home from a visit to Pakistan.

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