Yousuf bin Alawi bin Abdullah, who in the past helped pave the way for negotiations between Iran and the United States, discussed regional and worldwide issues with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, Iranian state news agency IRNA said.
It has been reported that Israel's intelligence agency, Mossad, tipped the United States about the Iranian threat that targeted USA interests in the Gulf area, that prompted the U.S. to send the USS Abraham Lincoln aircraft carrier to the region.
His tweet came after a rocket was sacked less than a mile from the area where Iraqi government offices and the USA embassy are located in Baghdad.
The news comes just a day after Mr Trump said that he would never let Iran develop a nuclear bomb.
Hours later, two influential Shiite figures in Iraq warned about pulling their country into a war between the United States and Iran, saying it would turn Iraq into a battlefield and inflict much harm.
"This was preceded by the New York Times citing several unnamed senior USA officials as saying that "[President Donald] Trump was firm in saying he did not want a military clash with the Iranians".
The US has deployed additional warships and planes to the Gulf in recent days.
In an interview with the IRNA news agency, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, for his part, voiced confidence that a war won't break out in the Middle East "because neither we want a war, nor has anyone the idea or illusion that it can confront Iran in the region".
Iran said it has informed the International Atomic Energy Agency, the United Nations nuclear watchdog, of its decision.
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Most recently, three mortar bombs rocked the Green Zone in September 2018 and the USA government also blamed that attack, which also caused no casualties, on Iranian-backed militias.
The claim has been met with widespread scepticism outside the US. More recently, Trump has tightened economic sanctions against the Tehran regime and his administration says it has built up the U.S. military presence in the region. Yemeni rebels allied with Iran launched a drone attack on an oil pipeline in Saudi Arabia.
Zarif called Trump's words "genocidal taunts", adding that "Iranians have stood tall for millennia while aggressors were all gone".
Energy ministers from OPEC and its allies, including major producers Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation, are meeting in Saudi Arabia on Sunday to discuss energy prices and production cuts.
King Salman invited Gulf leaders and Arab League member states to two emergency summits in Mecca on May 30 to discuss recent "aggressions and their consequences", the kingdom's official SPA news agency reported late Saturday.
The United Arab Emirates' energy minister Suhail al-Mazrouei told reporters at the meeting he does not think relaxing the oil production cuts in place is the right measure.
British Special Forces have flown to the Middle East in the framework of a top secret mission to rebuff possible Iranian attacks on merchant ships, according to The Sun.
Iran has threatened that in 60 days it would resume enrichment beyond the 3.67% level unless remaining signatories of the deal - Russia, China, Britain, France and Germany - find a way to safeguard its vital oil and banking sectors.
Iranian officials reportedly ordered a massive increase in the production of enriched Uranium this week; openly defying the Trump administration as tensions between Tehran and Washington rapidly escalate.