Iranian general warns Trump that 'nation of martyrdom' is waiting for him

Iranian general warns Trump that 'nation of martyrdom' is waiting for him

Initially, after President Donald Trump announced the USA pullout from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, India took a tough stance, saying it will continue to import crude from Iran as it does not honor unilateral sanctions.

But two days later, while speaking to a veterans' group, the president said the United States was "ready to make a real deal" with Iran. "Trump, this is the language of night clubs and gambling halls", Mr Soleimani said.

A powerful commander of Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards said on Thursday that Donald Trump should address any threats against Tehran directly to him, and mocked the U.S. president as using the language of "night clubs and gambling halls". "You may begin the war, but it is us who will end it", he said. Have you forgotten that you used to get adult diapers for your soldiers operating United States tanks?

Major-General Qassem Suleimani - commander of the special forces of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard - warned the United States not to start a conflict, replying to comments made by Trump earlier this week in which he threatened Iran.

The already contentious relationship between Washington and Tehran became even more distressed over the weekend when Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said hostilities between the two countries would lead to the "mother of all wars". "So, in that way, we don't see any problem which may come our way", he said.

"As a soldier, it is my duty to respond to your threats. Therefore, you have to be careful about insulting the Iranian people and the president of our republic", Iranian news channel Al Alam quoted him as saying.

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Hindustan Petroleum has cancelled a crude oil shipment from Iran after its insurer refused to provide coverage for the cargo on concern about USA sanctions, Reuters reports, citing three unnamed sources familiar with the matter.

To the question on oil from alternative countries being available on the same commercial terms as that from Iran, he said: "Oil PSUs import crude keeping in view the domestic requirement".

"The Red Sea which was secure is no longer secure for the presence of American [military]".

Official U.S. Energy Department data will follow on Wednesday.

The loss of Iranian crude to the market - amid US sanctions on the Islamic Republic, which get underway in November - is seen by many as the biggest risk to global supplies.

The Bab el-Mandab Strait, which is the southern entrance to the Red Sea, is one of the world's key shipping lanes for crude oil and allows crude exports into the European market.