US-Iran tensions: Australian Government figures believe Trump could order strike. Australia could help identify targets.

SENIOR Australian government figures reportedly believe Donald Trump is prepared to bomb Iran’s nuclear capability — and that Australia could help identify targets.

It comes after US President Donald Trump threatened his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani with “consequences the likes of which few throughout history have ever suffered before” over Twitter this week.

The ABC reports today senior figures within the Turnbull Government have anonymously claimed there is a real possibility the US could launch a strike on Iran — potentially as early as next month.

Source: US-Iran tensions: Australian Government figures believe Trump could order strike | PerthNow