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‘This Is How the Iran War Started’: Grave Warnings as US Ditches Nuclear Deal

‘This Is How the Iran War Started’: Grave Warnings as US Ditches Nuclear Deal

“Today’s unnecessary, reckless, and dangerous actions by Donald Trump will endanger our national security, further isolate us from our allies, and increase the likelihood that we become trapped in another unnecessary and avoidable war.”

Anti-war advocates and foreign policy experts implored Americans to remember the speech President Donald Trump delivered on Tuesday announcing U.S. withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal, warning that it could mark the pivotal moment at which a historic diplomatic achievement was shredded in favor of a potentially catastrophic military confrontation.

“This is how the Iran war started,” declared National Iranian American Council (NIAC) president Trita Parsi on Twitter during Trump’s remarks.

In his speech—which critics characterized as music to the ears of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, the murderous Saudi regime, and Iranian hardliners—Trump announced that the U.S. will quickly move to reimpose nuclear sanctions on Iran while also tacking on punitive new economic penalties.

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