EU to meet Pompeo, Britain warns of Iran-U.S. conflct
Iran and the United States could trigger a conflict by accident in an already unstable Gulf region, Britain’s foreign minister said on Monday.
Reuters reports He urged a period of calm ahead of talks between the European Union and U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.
President Donald Trump is seeking to isolate Tehran by cutting off its oil exports after pulling out of a 2015 deal aimed at curbing Iran’s nuclear program.
Trump has also sent U.S. warplanes and an aircraft carrier to the Gulf.