Trump Clipping Wings of Warhawks?

Despite what looks like the best continuing efforts of Neocons Bolton, Pompeo and others, and despite the probably urging of Israel, President Donald Trump appears to be backing down from a hot war with Iran.  On-Target’s Larry Sparano talks about what direction events in the mid-east appear to be moving –so far.  Their discussion follows several reports on the situation by various alternative media outlets:

Paul Craig Roberts on Iran — A War Trump Can’t Win

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: