As we await POTUS’ speech to the nation this morning I think there are some things we can know, and others we can reasonably.
Update: https://twitter.com/onlyBarryLClark/status/1214700684907552769 My assessment below still stands despite this. The US is still in a predicament vis-a-vis Iraq, leave and allow Iran unfettered influence.
The United States has been in a proxy war with Iran for years. It has been fought with hard and soft power, in Iraq,.