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Iran's Strike on Saudi Arabia Brings War Closer

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Adm. James Ace Lyons, who died last year at 91, was angry.
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Trump Says It ‘Looks' Like Iran Hit the Saudis, But Military Retaliation Isn't Being Considered Yet

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WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump declared Monday it “looks” like Iran was behind the explosive attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities. But he stressed that military retaliation was not yet on the table in response to the strike against a key U.S. Mideast ally.
Oil prices soared worldwide amid the damage in Saudi Arabia and fresh Middle East war concerns. But Trump put the brakes on any talk of quick military action - earlier he had said the U.S. was “locked and loaded” - and he said the oil impact would not be significant on the U.S., which is a net energy exporter.
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Trump hits pause on Iran war drumroll

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He is living up to his self-advertised unpredictability on what he'll do if Iran is found responsible for drone attack on Saudi oil facilities.
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Nightly News Full Broadcast

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Attack on a major Saudi oil facility originated in Iran, U.S. intelligence indicates, massive gas explosion kills firefighter, injures several other people, and tens of thousands of auto workers strike against General Motors.
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Oil trims gains but Middle East risks keep stocks on back foot

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Oil futures shed some of their massive gains on Tuesday as the United States flagged the possible release of crude reserves, but the threat of military action over the attacks on Saudi oil facilities kept prices elevated and stocks under pressure.
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The Liar-In-Chief Accuses Iran Of Lying, Highlighting U.S. Foreign Policy Quandary

The Liar-In-Chief Accuses Iran Of Lying, Highlighting U.S. Foreign Policy Quandary

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Critics say Trump's serial dishonesty makes it harder to gather allies to counter Iran's likely role in an attack on Saudi Arabia.
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‘Locked and Loaded,' but for What?

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President Trump considers retaliation after the attack on Saudi oil facilities. But he has few options and fewer allies.
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`Locked and loaded' - Trump all but certain Iran was behind oil attack in Saudi Arabia; says he'll wait for proof before striking back

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The U.S. launched a war of words against Iran over its suspected role in a fiery weekend attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities, and remains “locked and loaded” to retaliate if proof emerges that backs up the suspicion. President Trump said Monday that it was "looking like" Iran was responsible,...
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