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Opinion from a Libertarian ViewPoint

Posted by Martin C. Fox on February 3, 2017

http://original.antiwar.com/buchanan/2017/02/02/the-coming-clash-with-iran/

Iran-backed Houthi rebels, said Flynn, attacked a Saudi warship and Tehran tested a missile, undermining “security, prosperity, and stability throughout the Middle East,” placing “American lives at risk.”

But how so?

The Saudis have been bombing the Houthi rebels and ravaging their country, Yemen, for two years. Are the Saudis entitled to immunity from retaliation in wars that they start?

Where is the evidence Iran had a role in the Red Sea attack on the Saudi ship? And why would President Trump make this war his war?

As for the Iranian missile test, a 2015 U.N. resolution “called upon” Iran not to test nuclear-capable missiles. It did not forbid Iran from testing conventional missiles, which Tehran insists this was.

Looks like trump is hesitant to buck the war party and its lap dog lying media.  Michael Flynn does not look to be the smartest choice for “security”.

Trump is grasping defeat from the jaws of victory.

Be seeing you

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