Republican Senator from Arkansas Thomas Cotton said Wednesday that the US can win a war against Iran with “two strikes”. When answering the question about a possible conflict, the lawmaker didn’t hesitate to answer in the affirmative.

“Two strikes, the first strike and the last strike”, Cotton claimed. “Well, if Iran struck out militarily against the United States or against our allies in the region then I would certainly expect a devastating response”.

The senator stressed, however, that he wasn’t advocating military action against the Islamic Republic, but was simply explaining what Washington would do if the conflict escalates.Relations between the two countries have been in a downward spiral.

The US recently sent an aircraft carrier strike group close to Iran’s borders, and reports suggest that the Pentagon planned to send up to 120,000 troops to the region to restrain Tehran.

The Islamic Republic, in the meantime, has suspended some of its obligations under the 2015 nuclear deal, announcing the move precisely a year after Washington’s decision to withdraw from the agreement and re-introduce unilateral sanctions against Iran.

 

Source: Sputnik

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Chauhan Chauhan

keep dreaming Sentor. First strike US will do but the last strike for US will never come. And it will be the end of US Empire in middle east toghter with Zionist whabhi kingdom. When iran will send last strike to them.

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Bishop Flo Koobotse

you are either foolish or very brave Chau

Daeshbags-Sux
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He’s both, thanks to fanatical indoctrination. By the way, he doesn’t even gets that the Yanks have no more economical needs coming from the Mid-East : they’re energy-independent for 8 years now. In fact, US are brokering their “Mid-East Empire”… Likely to Russia…
I just hope the US will be able to spare the population from collateral damages.

Dennis
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Dennis

Wow someone who actually understands

Weasler
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Weasler

Bishop Flo Koobotse – Believe me, it’s the former.

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Weasler

Chauhan Chauhan- LOL!!!!! You towelhead swami POS!!! Are you freaking KIDDING??? We’ll make your s**t Mudslime country into a Home Depot parking lot faster than you can say “Ayatollah Khomeini sucks camel d**k”!

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Chauhan Chauhan- LOL!!!!! You towelhead swami POS!!! Are you freaking KIDDING??? We’ll make your s**t Mudslime country into a Home Depot parking lot faster than you can say “Ayatollah Khomeini sucks camel d**k”!

Malleni
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Malleni

Delusional idiot.

Weasler
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Weasler

Malleni – You WISH. Christianity rules, raghead.

KHB
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KHB

Keep dreaming senator. We’ve been waiting for a war with US for the last 4 decades. Strike Iran and it will be the end of US Jewish empire. Ha ha haaa.

Daeshbags-Sux
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Daeshbags-Sux

Do you know that “he who laughs the last laughs the better.”

Weasler
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Weasler

KHB – What kind of street drugs are you taking, pal? They sure are good!

Jaro
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Jaro

Ha, ha, ha…

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Here is the AIPAC’s newest agitprop spokesman with all you need to know: https://unitedwithisrael.org/watch-us-senator-tom-cotton-defends-israel/

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Rob Centros

Thomas Cotton is a useful idiot for AIPAC.

Daeshbags-Sux
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Daeshbags-Sux

When you know that the al-Sauds’ own 7% of USA, their lobbying is more efficient than AIPAC…

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Rob Centros

It’s a well-known fact in the United States that Thomas Cotton is a mouth-breathing moron.

Tony B.
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No it’s not a “well-known” fact but it should be. Cotton is an ultimate neocon Israeli a*s kisser who wants to be the youngest president of the U.S. ever. He’s Bolton Jr. when it comes to war.

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This is a Cottonmouth (no joke!)
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Amon ra

I think you will need a bigger contingent than 120.000. you are about the confront a standing army with attack helicopters, submarines and fighter aircraft.

Daeshbags-Sux
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US don’t need a contingent in this case. It’ll be a “no boots on the ground” job.
IMHO, you’ll see a contingent of 120,000 coming, but not for warring, just to do police job to avoid a case similar to Libya. The Russian may fit very well.

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Rico

It won’t be anything since Iran has good air defenses so your stupid drones and missiles are worth c**p.

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Blowing up Iran; making the place a parking lot. That’s my idea of a great Saturday afternoon show.