Middleeast, Bolton Bolts And Iran War Fever Suddenly Drops - Cnn

Middleeast, Bolton Bolts And Iran War Fever Suddenly Drops - Cnn

Bolton bolts and Iran war fever suddenly drops

The price of oil fell by 2.2% just minutes after news spread that US National Security Advisor John Bolton was out of a job. In an instant, the prospect of a catastrophic war in the Middle East seemed to recede dramatically.

12.9.2019

The price of oil fell by 2.2% just minutes after news spread that US National Security Advisor John Bolton was out of a job. In an instant, the prospect of a catastrophic war in the Middle East seemed to recede dramatically | Analysis by bencnn

The price of oil fell by 2.2% just minutes after news spread that US National Security Advisor John Bolton was out of a job. In an instant, the prospect of a catastrophic war in the Middle East seemed to recede dramatically.

Bolton is famously the man who never met a war he didn't like (except Vietnam, which he avoided). And conflict with Iran was the war he seemed to like most.In 2015, he penned an editorial in the New York Times entitled"To Stop Iran's Bomb, Bomb Iran." He was a regular (paid) speaker at the annual meetings of Mujahedin-e-Khalq (MEK), an Iranian exile group which for years was hosted by Saddam Hussain, and which until 2012 was on the US State Department's terrorist list. At his most recent appearance at a MEK meeting, in 2018, Bolton declared:"The behavior and the objectives of the [Iranian] regime are not going to change and, therefore, the only solution is to change the regime itself."Why John Bolton had to leave and what to expect nextHe has previously advocated for regime change in Venezuela, Iraq, North Korea, Libya and Syria, to name a few.Read MoreBolton was, mostly via his perch at Fox News, one of the most vocal critics of the 2015 Iran nuclear deal. He assumed the position of National Security Advisor in April 2018 and, a month later, the US unilaterally pulled out of the agreement.With Bolton gone, the mantle of Iran hawk now passes to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. But, unlike Bolton, Pompeo seems to have prioritized his relationship with President Trump. A recent profile of Pompeo in The New Yorker included a quote from a former senior White House official describing the Secretary of State as"among the most sycophantic and obsequious people around Trump." A former US ambassador told the article's author that Pompeo is"like a heat-seeking missile for Trump's ass."The departure of Bolton may change the style of Trump's position on Iran, but perhaps not the substance.Washington's policy of"maximum pressure" is designed, according to Pompeo, to change Tehran's behavior. But going by the severity of the sanctions, they appear designed to bring Iran to its knees."We've now made Iran's economy a shambles," Pompeo boasted to ABC's George Stephanopoulos Sunday, describing the effect of US sanctions."We think their economy could shrink as much as 10 or 12% in the year ahead."'use strict';CNN.Videx=CNN.Videx || {};CNN.Videx.mobile={};CNN.INJECTOR.executeFeature('video').then(function () {CNN.VideoPlayer.handleUnmutePlayer=function handleUnmutePlayer(containerId, dataObj) {'use strict';var playerInstance,playerPropertyObj,rememberTime,unmuteCTA,unmuteIdSelector='unmute_' + containerId,isPlayerMute;dataObj=dataObj || {};if (CNN.VideoPlayer.getLibraryName(containerId)==='fave') {playerInstance=FAVE.player.getInstance(containerId) || null;} else {playerInstance=containerId && window.cnnVideoManager.getPlayerByContainer(containerId).videoInstance.cvp || null;}isPlayerMute=(typeof dataObj.muted==='boolean') ? dataObj.muted : false;if 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bencnn The warmonger is gone ! No more stupid war like Iraq war! Never forget 9/11 , most of the terrorists were from Saudi Arabia not Iraq! Bolton accusation and analysis were wrong ! bencnn This tweet didn’t age well bencnn Someone in trump org was shorting oil bencnn Good job president Trump! bencnn Bol--------ton. no.......

bencnn In space of less than 3 years having 4 national security advisors,this is not normal for any administration in the world. bencnn Thanks Mr. Walrus dude. bencnn Unfortunately we didn’t see that 2.2% drop at the pumps.... bencnn Look like realDonaldTrump is the most peace maker president ever . realDonaldTrump ll surely get jesuschrist endorsement. Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God.

bencnn I remember paying $4 a gallon under Obama.. bencnn President Trumps magic wand controls the markets. Obama must be so jealous.

Trump says he fired national security advisor John Bolton — but Bolton says he 'offered to resign''I informed John Bolton last night that his services are no longer needed at the White House. I disagreed strongly with many of his suggestions, as did others in the Administration, and therefore I asked John for his resignation, which was given to me this morning,' President Donald Trump said in a tweet. Ooh No, who will the rightwing racist Afriforum run to? He told u what u need to know...

bencnn Who wants another war anyway? Only those who profit, not those who die, or those who love those who die, or Almost anyone who doesn't profit and has an ounce of empathy. These wars need to stop! bencnn Wrong again, Fake News bencnn Translation: CNN really doesn't want to hat-tip POTUS for this, but it was the right thing to do.

Iran urges US to 'put warmongers aside' after Bolton firingTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's president urged the U.S. on Wednesday to 'put warmongers aside' as tensions roil the Persian Gulf amid an escalating crisis between Washington and Tehran in the wake of... Democrat media Maybe agree to meet with us try and talk some things out? F IRAN

Iran says sacking of Bolton won't lead to talks with U.S.The resignation of White House National Security Adviser John Bolton, a hawk on ... Because the problem wasn’t just Bolton. It’s the president*. Bolton was known to be SUCH a negotiator...🙄💩🤮 we hate women!

Iran says U.S. should avoid 'warmongers' after Bolton departureIran said on Wednesday Washington should distance itself from 'warmongers&q... Timely advice! 😲 Maybe Iran should STOP acting like a war monger and get out of the terrorist business.

Trump Discussed Easing Iran Sanctions, Prompting Bolton Pushback(Bloomberg) -- President Donald Trump discussed easing sanctions on Iran to help secure a meeting with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani later this month, prompting then-National Security Advisor John Bolton to argue forcefully against such a step, according to three people familiar with the matter.After business Trump on right track. Not Bolton. What about my buddy Pompeo? He for sanction relief too like Trump? Yes Trump should remove sanctions that are killing Iranians as Iran can't sell oil & buy food & medicines for its people.

Iran urges US to 'put warmongers aside' after Bolton firingIran&39;s president urged the U.S. on Wednesday to "put warmongers aside" as tensions roil the Persian Gulf amid an escalating crisis between Washington and Tehran in the wake of the collapsing nuclear deal with world powers. Hassan Rouhani&39;s remarks signaled approval of President Donald Iran calling some a warmonger makes me laugh. Yeah? Well WE urge Iran to put Islamic jihadists aside. But, since they don't seem eager to do that... As John McCain once said, 'Bomb bomb bomb; bomb bomb Iran'.

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