President Donald Trump issued an ominous warning to Iran on Sunday, suggesting that if the Islamic republic attacks American interests, it will be destroyed.
Israel launched strikes on southern Syria late Saturday, a war monitor said, prompting air defences into action for the second night in a row.
Saudi Arabia’s deputy defence minister, Khalid bin Salman, on Thursday accused Iran of ordering drone attacks on two of its oil pumping stations that were claimed by Yemen’s Huthi rebels.
The United Nations has called on all actors in the Middle East Gulf region to exercise maximum restraint and prevent any escalation amid heightened tensions
Iran has mobilised all its resources to sell oil in a “grey market”, by passing U.S.sanctions that Tehran sees as illegitimate, state media quoted Deputy Oil Minister Amir Hossein Zamaninia as saying on Sunday.