On FPF #486, I discuss how Israel apparently used fake documents to push Trump towards war with Iran in April 2018. Gareth Porter has a great article out that explains how it is clear the documents were forgeries. Netanyahu released the documents in April of 2018 before Trump withdrew from the Iran Nuclear Deal and imposed a ‘maximum pressure’ sanctions campaign against Iran. The economic war – and other provocative actions by Trump – has moved the US uncomfortable close to a shooting war with Iran.
On this bonus COI, Scott Horton and Dave DeCamp join Kyle Anzalone to discuss Antiwar.com's fight to prevent nuclear war. Antiwar.com/Donate