A bit over a year ago (09FEB05), in Open Thread 11 in Electrolite, I wrote:
So … the invasion of Iran is on, scheduled for March or April ‘06, to have it over and free elections held there by fall of ‘08, in time for Jeb’s triumphant electorial victory.
It only makes sense, to allow US forces in Iraq and Afghanistan to link up.
You read it here first.
So, how’s the crystal ball doing?
Rice: U.S. faces ‘no greater challenge’ than Iran
Friday, March 10, 2006; Posted: 3:07 a.m. EST (08:07 GMT)
WASHINGTON (CNN) — Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice told senators Thursday that the United States faces “no greater challenge from a single country” than from Iran.
Rice: Iran ‘terror’s central bank’
Wednesday, March 15, 2006; Posted: 9:38 p.m. EST (02:38 GMT)
SYDNEY, Australia (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice on Thursday urged Iran to resume negotiations over its nuclear program, while also calling the country a central banker for terrorism.
Bush restates pre-emptive doctrine
Thursday, March 16, 2006; Posted: 8:37 a.m. EST (13:37 GMT)
WASHINGTON (AP) — Undaunted by the difficult war in Iraq, President George W. Bush reaffirmed his strike-first policy against terrorists and enemy nations on Thursday and said Iran may pose the biggest challenge for America.