• Trump's national security team reportedly asked for military options to attack Iran last fall, alarming US officials

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    The Trump administration asked the Pentagon for military options to strike Iran last fall, according to a new Wall Street Journal report .
    The request alarmed Pentagon and State Department employees, current and former US officials reportedly told the Journal.
    The well-known hawk John Bolton has headed Trump's National Security Council since April. Bolton has emphasized a more aggressive approach to Iran.
    The White House reportedly asked the Pentagon for military options to strike Iran last fall after an attack by militants in Baghdad's diplomatic quarter, where the US embassy is, though...
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