Oil Spill

“Hard-liners in the meeting talked of attacking high-value targets, including American military bases. Yet, what ultimately emerged was a plan that stopped short of direct confrontation that could trigger a devastating U.S. response. Iran opted instead to target oil installations of America’s ally, Saudi Arabia, a proposal discussed by top Iranian military officials in that May meeting and at least four that followed.” A Reuters Special Report: ‘Time to take out our swords’: Inside Iran’s plot to attack Saudi Arabia.

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