Listen: Gulf Of Amman, Mike Pompeo And Islamic Republic Of Iran discussed on Coaches Corner
"Tension over tanker attacks Sanders leaves the White House. I'm Evan Haning. Secretary of state, Mike Pompeo has issued an unambiguous response to today's apparent attack onto oil tankers there, the strategic strait of Hormuz. It is the assessment of the United States government that the Islamic Republic of Iran is responsible for the attacks that occurred in the Gulf of Amman today. This assessment is based on intelligence. Correspondent Barbara Starr says fallout from the incident threatens to be costly in many ways, within hours of this attack oil prices, skyrocketed, all of this tension in the person Gulf region could cost all of us more at the gas tank and the Trump administration has signaled its willingness to consider military force with national security adviser, John Bolton. Ordering updates to a plan to send one hundred twenty thousand troops to the Middle East"