United States sent aircraft carrier to send messages to Iran
According to Associated Press, US official told that the White House's decision to send an aircraft carrier and other military resources to send a message to Iran followed the "clear indication" that the Iranian and Iranian proxy forces attacked the US military Were preparing to do
The official, who spoke of a state of anonymity to discuss sensitive information, said the Pentagon had approved the deployments and that US forces at sea and on the ground were considered potential targets.
White House National Security Adviser John Bolton said in a statement Sunday night that the United States is deploying a bomber task force in the USS Abraham Lincoln carrier Strike Group and the US Central Command region, which covers the Middle East.
“The United States is not seeking war with the Iranian regime, but we are fully prepared to respond to any attack, whether by proxy, the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, or regular Iranian forces,” Bolton Said.
CTM News | 6th May 2019