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White House May Have Sought Options to Strike Iran: Report

2 monthes ago   |   By Time

President Donald Trump's national security team asked the Pentagon last year for “options to strike Iran,” the Wall Street Journal reported, citing unidentified U.S. officials.
The request was made after militants in Iraq aligned with Iran fired mortars at Baghdad's diplomatic district, which includes the U.S. Embassy, the report said. The request generated concern at the Pentagon and State Department, current and former U.S. officials told the newspaper.
Trump's National Security Adviser John Bolton led the approach to the Pentagon, which compiled options, the newspaper reported. It isn't...
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John Bolton Asked for Military Options to Strike Iran Last Year

2 monthes ago   |   By Politicus USA

John Bolton is the National Security Advisor of the United States of America, and last year he directed Donald Trump's National Security Council to explore options for a preemptive military operation that would attack the country of Iran. The Wall Street Journal reported this shocking new information in its Sunday edition. “The National Security Council,...
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