Bending the Third Rail
Because We Should, We Can, We Do
Friday, January 26, 2007
Gulf O' Persia Resolution
It's coming. This is an escalation of the escalation.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President George W. Bush warned on Friday if Iranians attempt to launch attacks against Americans or Iraqis inside Iraq, "we will stop them," but said U.S. troops would not go into Iran.

He spoke after The Washington Post reported that U.S. forces have the authority to capture or kill Iranian agents active in attacking American soldiers inside Iraq, a story Bush and other U.S. officials did not deny.

"It makes sense that if somebody is trying to harm our troops or stop us from achieving our goals or killing innocent citizens in Iraq, that we will stop them," Bush said. "It's an obligation we all have to protect our folks and achieve our goals."
Pretty soon we'll be ordering air strikes just inside the border of Iran to "protect the troops", and then ........
Blogger Lynne said...
We should start a pool. Closest one to guess the date and location of the upcoming Gulf of Tonkin wins a prize.