on Saturday, January 4, the President of the United States Donald trump posted on his Twitter page the warning that in response to any potential attack by Iran, which may be made after the liquidation of General Qassem Soleimani, the United States “very quickly and very strongly” strike dozens of Iranian facilities.
According to the head of the us administration, US forces are already focused on 52 Iranian facility, and this number corresponds to the number of American hostages held by Iran many years ago, reports TASS. The White house stressed that some of the goals are very significant and important for Iran and Iranian culture. “USA do not want any more threats!” – said Donald trump.
Mentioning about the 52 hostages and a similar number of goals, Donald trump was referring to the crisis at the U.S. Embassy in Tehran in 1979, when a group of Iranian insurgents captured in the American Embassy, dozens of hostages, 52 of whom were released only in 1981, reminds “Interfax”.