US Attorney General Calls Imminence of Iranian Threat ‘a Red Herring’

WASHINGTON - U.S. Attorney General William Barr on Monday offered a vigorous defense of President Donald Trump’s decision to order a drone strike that killed top Iranian General Qassem Soleimani, saying Trump had the legal authority to act and that the question of whether Soleimani posed an imminent threat was a “red herring.” ((something intended to be misleading or distracting))“


I think when you’re dealing with a situation where you already have attacks underway, you know...