It will not be aimed at one facet of Iranian policy, but many, including Iranian support for extremist groups in the Middle East, its ballistic missile tests and its online operations, Sarah Huckabee Sanders, the White House press secretary said. "Could be the calm, the calm before the storm". "Have you guys seen any change in Pakistani behaviour in those six weeks?" she was asked.
According to a New York Times report, the president has failed to honor such pledges in the past and hence, there is no doubt that the general public will have some degree of skepticism about the whole thing till Donald Trump hands in the check. Was he subtly giving a nod to a general perception of the "madman theory" - that he says insane things to keep people guessing?
"Not just the nuclear deal as bad behavior, but the ballistic missile testing, destabilizing of the region, Number One state sponsor of terrorism, cyber attacks, illicit nuclear program", she continued.
Reporters asked if the storm was related to Iran or ISIS.
Putin: Saudi king's visit to give 'impetus' to ties
Although Chechnya has a population of just over one million, Mr Kadyrov is one of Russia's most influential officials. An extension of the OPEC deal was possible and could last "at least to the end of 2018", said Putin on Wednesday.
Trump replied: "We have the world's great military people in this room, I will tell you that".
During the event honouring the Hispanic community for its contributions to the US, Trump said: "You teach our children".
"Presidents and their administrations have been talking to North Korea for 25 years, agreements made and massive amounts of money paid".
Shortly before his ominous remark Thursday evening, Trump had said, "We can not allow [North Korea's] dictatorship to threaten our nation or allies with unimaginable loss of life", and vowed to "do what we must do to prevent that from happening and it will be done, if necessary". "We're continuing to put maximum economic and diplomatic pressure on countries like north Korea".