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The assassination of Suleimani is one of a small handful of actions the US could have taken that would almost guarantee a war.

<b>The assassination of Suleimani is one of a small handful of actions the US could have taken that would almost guarantee a war.</b>A major part of the motive for the scorched earth genocidal bombing of Yemen was to draw Iran into military conflict.
Democratic presidential candidates have condemned the targeted killing of Iran’s top general, Qassem Suleimani, in a US airstrike in Iraq as reckless, with frontrunner Joe Biden accusing Donald Trump of having "tossed a stick of dynamite into a tinderbox". Democrats, while they agreed Suleimani was an "enemy" of the US, they condemned the Trump administration for failing to inform Congress of the attack in advance. On the Senate floor, Chuck Schumer reminded Republicans that "the need for advance consultation and transparency was put in the Constitution for a reason". However, the US Congress has intentionally never legislated the issue of foreign assassinations. It has always declined to address it. This has allowed all US presidents to assassinate people with impunity. This is a nuclear option advocated by the most dangerous and extreme players in the US foreign policy establishment with that exact intent. If americans thought twin towers bombing was bad, they aint seen nothing yet. This is a very dangerous move. There is no justification for assassinating foreign officials. This an aggressive act of war committed by the US on a sovereign foreign country, consistent with more than half a century of US aggression vs Iran and Iraq. Since 2010, Blackwater founder Erik Prince, brother of Secretary of Education and ultra conservative Betsy DeVos, has been pitching a plan for mercenaries to be used in a war against Iran. This White House actually listens to that maniac and his pitches. Trump colluded with the Saudis, UAE and Israel to escalate war with Iran. And he outsourced US policy to Israel. US politicians who begin their statements justifying the death of Suleimani are by default supporting a catastrophic and illegal drive to war. And the people who will pay the price will overwhelmingly be Iranian and Iraqi civilians. The war has already started. Iran attacked two American bases in Iraq early Wednesday, January 7 2020, firing more than a dozen ballistic missiles against U.S. forces in Iraq. The attacks were confirmed by both Iranian official news media and American military officials. This is the start of what Iran had promised would be retaliation for the killing of general Qassem Suleimani, a top revolutionary guards commander. Speculation is mounting whether the Boeing 737-800 Ukrainian passenger jet which crashed in Iran on Wednesday morning was shot down by those ballistic missiles. All 176 passengers on board, including nine crew members, were killed. 82 Iranians, 63 Canadians, 11 Ukrainians, 10 Swedes, 4 Afghans, 3 Germans and 3 British nationals were among the victims. The crash happened shortly after Iran fired a barrage of missiles at US forces in Iraq, and it was not immediately clear whether there was any connection between the military action and the crash. While warning us that Trump is the gravest threat in US history, many leading Democrats have voted to give Trump unprecedented military budgets and sweeping surveillance powers.


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