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Iran tensions

Trump believes Iran was targeting 4 US embassies

President tells Fox in interview

U.S. President Donald Trump holds a campaign rally in Toledo, Ohio on Jan. 9.   © Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) -- President Donald Trump said on Friday Iran probably had targeted the U.S. embassy in Baghdad and was aiming to attack four U.S. embassies when its top general, Qassem Soleimani, was killed in a U.S. drone strike.

"We will tell you probably it was going to be the embassy in Baghdad," Trump said in a clip of an interview on Fox News. "I can reveal that I believe it would have been four embassies."

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