Saudi Arabia, Iran and Japan take strong measures to contain the spread of CoronaVirus Covid-19, as various international health organizations are hinting towards a epidemic.
The targets includes the world's largest oil processing facility. USA blames Iran for the attacks.
After IRGC’s terror designation, a window of opportunity has opened for regime change in Iran. If the Iranian people could now be organized and led by a force in the ground (coupled with International isolation), the collapse of the Regime could be precipitated.
Had IRGC been weakened way earlier by global economic isolation, the public protests last year might have forced Iranian Regime further into domestic isolation. In the face of dual pressures from its own people and the international community, the Regime would then have collapsed.
"The IRGC is the Iranian government’s primary means of directing and implementing its global terrorist campaign," according to White House statement.
VIEWS ON NEWS | Some provisions in Iran Nuclear Deal would have allowed it ample time to hide or destroy evidence of any nuclear weapon program, and allowed Iran to carryout activities related to a nuclear-weapons program inside those military sites.
Citing Iran's links to terrorism, Trump said the deal with Iran is an embarrassment for him as an American. He has also promised to impose new nuclear and economic sanctions on Iran.