Amid a volley of threats between the United States of America and Iran over the Israel-Hamas war, Russia’s foreign minister Sergey Lavrov visited Tehran. Lavrov accused the US of escalating the risk of conflict in the Middle East by increasing its military deployment in the region. Meanwhile, the Joe Biden administration claimed that its troops in Iraq and Syria had come under attack from groups supported by Iran. Washington claims that its increased deployment in the region is aimed at reducing the possibility of the Israel-Hamas war spreading to the rest of the region. Watch the full video for more.