Listen: President, Iran And Ishmael discussed on Hugh Hewitt
"We've dispatched Ishmael naval troops there. The president pooh-poohed the idea of one hundred twenty thousand troops saying, we send a hell of a lot more if we're gonna get into war with Iran, but we are sending naval forces for what looks like a replay of nineteen eighty-seven to me when the Reagan wage, the tanker war, and Iran, always has the same playbook. They announced their threat in their intention to launch operation then they launch attacks in opposite they've threaten and then they denied being behind the attacks that they just threatened. But in fact, it's them or their proxies that have made four attacks on shipping, and I don't believe that the president is going to stand by I think it's going to be a serious situation. Not ground troops, but a pretty robust response, what you're reporting on this. I'm not sure how this will play out because I think the president has doing instincts here. This is all of the result of, of the Trump administration's maximum pressure campaign. But the president, really does want the result of that campaign to be sit down with Iranian leaders and he really doesn't want a military escalation. So I think this is a president who likes to save"