UPDATE 3:23 p.m.: Following Iran's ballistic missile test, the United States is expected to impose additional sanctions on Iranian institutions as early as Friday, sources told Reuters.
EXCLUSIVE: U.S. expected to impose additional sanctions on Iranian entities as early as Friday - sources— Reuters Top News (@Reuters) February 2, 2017
Iran was on its last legs and ready to collapse until the U.S. came along and gave it a life-line in the form of the Iran Deal: $150 billion— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) February 2, 2017
UPDATE 7:02 a.m.: President Trump had harsh words for Iran on Twitter.
Iran has been formally PUT ON NOTICE for firing a ballistic missile.Should have been thankful for the terrible deal the U.S. made with them!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) February 2, 2017
WATCH | Sean Spicer's first press briefing after President Trump nominated Neil Gorsuch.
During a White House press briefing, Defense Secretary Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn said the U.S. was putting Iran "on notice" due to its recent missile test.
When reporters asked press secretary Sean Spicer what that meant, he did not offer a clear explanation.
Iran insists the test did not violate its nuclear deal.
Natl Sec. Adv. Flynn on Iran missile launch: "The Trump admin condemns such actions...as of today we are officially putting Iran on notice"— Jim Acosta (@Acosta) February 1, 2017
Flynn condemned the missile test.
This just happened:— Bradd Jaffy (@BraddJaffy) February 1, 2017
Spicer: "I want to go to my 2nd Skype seat: Lars Larson of the Lars Larson show..."
Lars: "Commander Spicer..."
Spicer later took a question from conservative radio host Lars Larson.