According to TASS, he said this, answering questions from journalists near the White House before his departure to New Mexico.

It is noted that journalists asked Trump if he considers the military actions of the United States, which will lead to deaths, a proportional response to the attack on oil facilities in Saudi Arabia.

“I think they would be. Yes, ”said the head of the United States, answering this question.

Earlier, trump announced his desire to “avoid war” with Iran, which the US side accuses of attacking the oil infrastructure of Saudi Arabia.

On September 14, the Saudi Ministry of Internal Affairs said that fires occurred at two refineries at the state-owned company Saudi Aramco after drone attacks.