Originally Posted by Cheerful Spring2
Washington Post reporter. Trump has decided against a miltary strike.
He's a business man playing a smart game .
Iran are seen as the only aggressors here ,
Mine attacks on ships ,siezing ships , launching attacks on Saudi via Yemen and now a large scale sophisticated attack on the Saudi oil facilities,
Iran is getting nothing no leverage for negotiation ,no international support ,they could hit saudi 10 times and get no response.
Meanwhile more and more sanctions being applied to Iran .
Didn't someone make a statement recently about military action would the easy option of winning.
Now we have American anti aircraft teams being deployed to Saudi with their own systems to help detect and defend against attacks