Read more on this subject: Iran
Feature Article by Stephen Lendman
Is Trump Heading for War on Iran?
by Stephen Lendman
Neocons infesting Washington and Israel, along with AIPAC, want pro-Western puppet governance replacing the Islamic Republic of Iran.
Will hawkish Trump administration generals given warmaking authority attack the country?
On January 3, ahead of his inauguration, Rep. Alcee Hastings (D. FL) introduced HJ Res. 10: Authorization of Use of Force Against Iran Resolution.
It calls for "us(ing) the Armed Forces of the United States as the President determines necessary and appropriate in order to achieve the goal of preventing Iran from obtaining nuclear weapons."
"The United States must do all that is necessary to ensure that all of Iran's pathways to obtaining a nuclear weapon are blocked."
So far, neither house passed the measure. Trump remains hostile to Tehran. Before his sacking, National Security Advisor Michael Flynn put Iran "on notice."