Trump's threatening tweets appear right after Rouhani's televised speech
US President Donald Trump tweeted on Tuesday that the newly imposed sanctions against Iran are "the most biting," adding that in November they would "ratchet up to yet another level." He also said that doing business with Iran means no business with the US.
Iran Press- After president Rouhani's interview, live, on Iranian television on Monday night Aug 6,2018 ,US President Donald Trump tweeted on Tuesday and described the newly imposed sanctions against Iran as "the most biting,"quoted by Sputnik. He went on to say that in November they would "ratchet up to yet another level."
In the same tweet, the US president added that anyone, who was doing business with Iran, wouldn't be doing it with the US.
On Monday night, the first wave of US sanctions targeting Iran's acquisition of dollar bank notes, trade in gold and other metals, transactions related to the Iranian rial, and purchases of commercial passenger aircraft entered into force.
The day before, EU foreign policy Chief Federica Mogherini and foreign ministers from the UK, France, and Germany said in a statement that the European Union's Blocking Statute would enter into force on 7 August to protect EU companies doing legitimate business with Iran.
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