Wall Street Journal:
U.S. Deploys Forces to Mideast to Deter Iran — The U.S. is deploying a carrier strike group and a number of bombers to the Middle East to serve as a deterrent to Iran based on new intelligence that suggests allied interests and American forces could be imperiled.
Julian Borger / The Guardian: US deploys aircraft carrier and bombers after ‘troubling indications’ from Iran
Sophie Weiner / Splinter: John Bolton Is So Close to War With Iran He Can Taste It
Taegan Goddard / Political Wire: U.S. Deploys Forces to Mideast to Deter Iran
Quint Forgey / Politico:
Navy strike group deployed to send ‘message’ to Iran — The U.S. military is deploying the USS Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group and a bomber task force to the Central Command region in the Middle East to send a “clear and unmistakable message” to Iran, national security adviser John Bolton said in a statement Sunday.
Rebecca Falconer / Axios: Bolton: U.S. sending Navy strike group to Iran to send “clear message”
Kristina Wong / Breitbart: Pompeo: ‘Absolutely’ the Case We've Seen Escalatory Action from Iran
Sundance / The Last Refuge: U.S. Moves Carrier Group into Region Amid Escalating Hamas Rocket Attacks Against Israel...
Mayor / One America News Network: U.S. deploying carrier, bombers to Middle East to deter Iran: Bolton
New York Times: Trump Dials Up the Pressure on Iran
types Adam Silverman at Balloon Juice.
Despite John Bolton’s Statement, the US Has Not Escalated Its Forces in the CENTCOM Area of Responsibility
W/ these buffoons in alleged charge, nothing could possibly go wrong, could it?