Mike Pompeo briefs media on Iran situation

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo holds a press conference in the wake of the U.S. airstrike which killed top Iranian General Qasem Soleimani.

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo laid the blame for the escalating hostilities between the U.S. and Iran on former President Barack Obama, accusing the previous administration of trying to appease the theocratic regime and arguing that the deal aimed at delaying Iran's development of nuclear weapons only succeeded in funding regional terrorism.

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