ART HOBSON: Trump makes a disastrous choice

Will Trump invade Iran as U.S. did Iraq?

Posted: May 29, 2018 at 1 a.m.

It would be hard to top the recklessness of George W. Bush's 2003 attack on Iraq, but President Trump has managed it by withdrawing from the Iranian nuclear agreement. The consequences will be worse than Iraq. At best, this entails declining U.S. influence and increasing U.S. isolation. At worst, it entails wider war between the Sunni (U.S., Israeli, Arabian) and Shiite (Russian, Iranian, Syrian) alliances.

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