19 iunie 2019

Fear of missing out?

defensenews.com

WASHINGTON ― Republican Senators on Tuesday defended President Donald Trump’s pressure campaign against Iran after the U.S. announced 1,000 more troops would deploy to the Middle East. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said he backed the deployments and blamed Iran for an attack on two oil tankers near the strategic Strait of Hormuz. The risk of conflict is being driven by Tehran, he said. “It’s very clear the administration is not trying to start a war with Iran," McConnell said. [...]