Tillerson Threatens Iran: ‘The Great Destabilizer’?

(RPI) Secretary of State Rex Tillerson yesterday accused Iran of sending troops to fight in Syria and of destabilizing the region. He did not mention that Iranian troops were invited into the country while US troops are in Syria illegally. Tillerson condemned Iran as a leading human rights abuser while praising Saudi Arabia — the kings of head-chopping — as a great US ally. The Secretary of State vowed that the US would solve the Iran problem once and for all instead of leaving it to the next US Administration. Is Trump gunning for yet another major war in the Middle East? Will US allies follow Washington in new sanctions on Iran even as Trump has reluctantly admitted that Iran is living up to its end of the nuclear deal? This and more in today’s Liberty Report:

 


First published at: http://ronpaulinstitute.org/archives/featured-articles/2017/april/20/tillerson-threatens-iran-the-great-destabilizer/

QR Code for the post