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Donald Trump is taking a leaf out of his North Korea playbook to deal with Iran.

Trump is replaying his aggressive ‘150% pressure’ North Korea negotiation playbook against Iran, but experts fear it could backfire specta...

Trump is applying maximum pressure on Iran to bring the Islamic Republic to the negotiating table, say experts.

Iran warns US warships are in range of its missiles as 2 destroyers sail into the Persian Gulf

An Iranian official said Friday that "even our short-range missiles can easily reach" US warships that sailed into the Persian Gulf on Thursday.
US President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with senior military leaders at the White House in Washington, DC, on April 9, 2018.

Trump has reportedly told senior staff he really doesn’t want to go to war with Iran

The president in a tweet said Iran would want to "talk soon," opening a diplomatic solution to the confrontation between Washington and Tehran.
President Donald Trump.

Trump says ‘I hope not’ when asked if the US is going to war with Iran

Tensions between Tehran and Washington have reached new heights in recent weeks after the US deployed military assets to the Middle East.
The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln in the Indian Ocean, January 18, 2012.

A heavily armed US carrier strike group has moved into position near Iran as tensions mount

The carrier strike group is moving closer to Iran as the US sends loads of firepower to deter Iran from attacking US interests.
An Iranian flag flutters next to a ground-to-ground Sajil missile before being launched at an undisclosed location in Iran on November 12, 2008.

Pictures showing Iranian paramilitaries loading attack boats with missiles are reportedly behind the US’s sharp escalation of tensions with Tehr...

Three officials told The New York Times that recent intelligence also hinted at Iranian plots to attack US diplomats and troops.
President Donald Trump listens as his National Security Adviser John Bolton speaks during a presidential memorandum signing for the "Women's Global Development and Prosperity" initiative in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington, U.S., February 7, 2019.

Trump reportedly vexed with advisers’ approach to rising tensions with Iran

President Donald Trump's views towards Iran are reportedly at odds with some of his staff, including national security adviser John Bolton.
FILE PHOTO: Iranian President Hassan Rouhani attends talks in the Black Sea resort of Sochi

How the Trump administration got into a showdown with Iran that could lead to war

The Trump administration has rejected suggestions it's moving toward war after deploying military assets in response to unspecified threats.
The US says Iran's military forces, including the militias it backs in Syria and Iraq, pose an unspecified threat to Americans or US interests in the Middle East.

The US and its allies in Iraq are bracing for attacks as a hidden threat from Iran looms

The State Department has told staff to evacuate Iraq as the US takes a tough stance against Iran, saying it's threatening US interests in the region.
A U.S. B-52H Stratofortress aircraft assigned to the 20th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron refuels from a KC-135 Stratotanker assigned to the 28th Expeditionary Air Refueling Squadron, at an undisclosed location in Southwest Asia, May 12, 2019.

The US and UK militaries are struggling to get their story straight on the mysterious Iran threat

Hours after a general said the threat from Iranian-backed militias in Iraq and Syria hadn't risen, US Central Command issued an unusual rebuke.