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Iran's U.N. Ambassador: Strike On U.S. Bases Was 'Measured, Proportionate Response'

Majid Takht Ravanchi, speaking to Morning Edition host Steve Inskeep, says Iran has no plans for further action against the U.S. but is prepared if Washington renews its aggression.

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Iran's U.N. Ambassador: Strike On U.S. Bases Was 'Measured, Proportionate Response'

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