As the tensions between Iran and US are rising, The United States plans to send 1,000 troops to the Middle East to counter Iran. Defense Secretary of America on Monday evening announced the decision. The Trump administration has also deployed an aircraft carrier and bomber planes to the Persian Gulf in response to the threats from Iran.
The move, according to the American officials will send a clear message to the Iran government that any attack on United States interests will be met with unrelenting force.
After the attacks which targeted multiple oil tankers which belonged to Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Japan, and Norway all American allies. The US blames the Iran Government for the strikes, as these channels are heavily guarded by Iran, though Tehran denies any involvement.
Whereas, Tehran on Monday said it would soon blow through the limit of stockpile which it agreed to maintain under the 2015 nuclear deal, increasing fears that Iran may come closer to obtain nuclear weapons.
In a warning to the Europe, Iran gave a deadline to work on the deal with US or else it will be forced to work on its nuclear program.