Middle East on edge: Expert talks next steps on PIX11

Posted at 2:24 PM, Jan 08, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-08 14:24:13-05

NEWS YORK — The U.S. and Iran stepped back from the brink of possible war Wednesday, as President Donald Trump indicated he would not respond militarily after no one was harmed in Iran's missile strike on two Iraqi bases housing U.S. troops.

Dr. Azzedine Layachi of St. John's University joined the PIX11 Morning News to talk about what lies ahead for the U.S., Iran, and neighboring nations.