Iranian Minister of Cultural and Social Affairs Hossein Nejat warned that Iran can strike American bases in the Middle East and destroy U.S. aircraft carriers.
Having canceled a retaliatory strike against Iran after it shot down a U.S. drone, President Trump has apparently listened again to the neocon laptop bombardiers angling to get the United States into yet another unwinnable war in the Middle East.
“If President Trump decides to go to war with Iran, it will destroy his presidency just as the Iraq War destroyed the presidency of his Republican predecessor George W. Bush.” Perhaps these words from Fox News host Tucker Carlson caused Trump to pull back from a military strike on Iran.
Russia’s Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov called the U.S. decision to send 1,000 additional troops to the Middle East part of “a conscious course to provoke war.”
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The Pentagon and the Department of Justice have issued a statement announcing their intent to send over $2 billion in military aid to Taiwan.
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Admiral Alan West, who was First Sea Lord of the Royal Navy from 2002 to 2006, said that the United States would need at least one million troops to invade Iran.
Following the U.S. decision to deploy a carrier strike group to the Persian Gulf there has been a non-stop series of verbal exchanges between President Trump and Iran.
On May 13, Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan presented an updated military plan that included the possible deployment of 120,000 U.S. troops in the Middle East.
Iran’s Amir Ali Hajizadeh said the U.S. deployment of a carrier strike group to the Middle East transformed the U.S. presence from a “serious threat” to “a target.”