Saudi Arabia is claiming that “sabotage attacks” have damaged two of its oil tankers near the Strait of Hormuz in the Persian Gulf. Is it part of a plan to stage “false flag” attacks which can be blamed on Iran, in order to provide a pretext for the U.S. to launch an assault on that troublesoms, oil rich nation? Remember what General Wesley Clark said about the Pentagon memo which described the Bush’s administration’s plan to take out seven countries in five years in the middle east, starting with Iraq, and ending with Iran. And remember how the Johnson administration used alleged attacks by North Vietnamese patrol boats on American ships as a pretext for widening that war. Political Analyst Paul Craig Roberts says if Trump is bucking for military action against Iran, he’ll be getting himself involved in a war he can’t win:
The Mueller report apparently concludes that there was no conclusive evidence showing that Trump colluded with Putin or other Russian officials in an attempt to influence the 2016 presidential election. So, does that mean that the torrent of attacks depicting Trump as a Russian pawn will cease? Famed political observer Paul Craig Roberts lays out the picture as he sees it, with On-target’s Larry Sparano.