After Threats, Trump Says Ready To Negotiate 'Real' Nuclear Deal With Iran

The Latest: Schumer chides Trump for heated rhetoric on Iran

Where might this diplomatic spiralling between Washington and Tehran lead?

Iran's Foreign Minister Javad Zarif shrugged it off in his own tweet Monday afternoon: "COLOR US UNIMPRESSED: The world heard even harsher bluster a few months ago".

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has skillfully stoked Trump's anger by keeping his attention on Iran's presence in Syria, where the Islamic Republic has provided boots on the ground to President Bashar Assad and his ally President Vladimir Putin of Russian Federation.

President Donald Trump has said the United States is ready to make a "real deal" with Iran over its nuclear programme, days after he warned Tehran of historic consequences for threatening America. Or when the U.S. Navy fired warning shots at speedy Iranian military boats.

A long-time critic of the historic 2015 nuclear deal with Iran, Trump walked away from the agreement this May.

His US counterpart Donald Trump responded with an all-caps tirade on Twitter: "NEVER, EVER THREATEN THE UNITED STATES AGAIN OR YOU WILL SUFFER CONSEQUENCES THE LIKES OF WHICH FEW THROUGHOUT HISTORY HAVE EVER SUFFERED BEFORE". But the Iranians make Trump madder than North Korean leader Kim Jong-un does - not because they are more unsafe, but because they refuse to play along with him.

He said: "The level of corruption and wealth among regime leaders shows that Iran is run by something that resembles the Mafia more than a government".

"We've been around for millennia & seen fall of empires, [including] our own, which lasted more than the life of some countries".

Meanwhile, Netanyahu continues to appeal to both the United States and Russian Federation for the removal of Iranian forces from Syria, particularly near Israel's northern border.

Sanders said on Monday that Trump has been "very clear about what he's not going to allow to take place".

"America wants nothing less than [to] destroy Iran" but "Trump can not do a damn thing against Iran", the commander added. Iran has insisted it will not renegotiate the deal.

The analyst added that "neither Iran, nor any other country is interested in escalating tensions in the region".

He says that unlike North Korea, "Iran never moved toward a nuclear bomb" and that therefore, "Iran is angry since Trump responded to Tehran's engagement diplomacy by pulling the USA out of the nuclear deal". "We're ready to make a real deal, not the deal done by the previous administration, which was a real disaster".

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