Originally Posted by JumpingFrog
Pres. Bush just said on BBC World that he is not ruling out a future military intervention.
Do you think the US still has the added ooomph to take on Iran considering their current situaton in Iraq?
We have 12 Nimitz class aircraft carriers and multiple large airforce bases in Iraq. We've got enough free assets to cripple Iran even without ground pounders if such a decision was deemed in our National interest.