US IS LIKE 'ARMED ROBBER BREAKING INTO YOUR HOUSE' - IRANIAN DEFENSE MINISTER

THE STATEMENTS MADE BY MILITARY OFFICIALS ON BOTH SIDES REFLECT THE GROWING TENSIONS BETWEEN IRAN AND THE UNITED STATES.

HE ALSO COMPARED THE UNITED STATES TO A HOME INTRUDER.

"What are Americans doing in the Persian Gulf?
Dehqan's was responding to remarks made earlier in March by United States Central Command General Joseph Votel, who accused Iran of being a destabilizing influence in the region.
He also compared the United States to a home intruder.

“What are Americans doing in the Persian Gulf? They had better get out of this region and not cause trouble for the countries in the region,” Dehqan said in a statement carried by Iranian state media on Thursday. He also...

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