13 December 2019

Thornberry calls for US action to deter Iran aggression


WASHINGTON — Iran is likely to attack more Western targets in the Middle East soon, and the United States will need to respond, Mac Thornberry of Texas, the top Republican on the House Armed Services Committee, said in an interview Thursday.“I expect Iran will take further provocative actions in the coming weeks,” Thornberry said on a C-SPAN “Newsmakers” program set to air Friday night.Noting Iran’s leaders have faced a month of demonstrations in which hundreds of Iranians have reportedly died, [...]