Transcript for Aircraft carrier to Middle East after indications Iran planned attack on US forces
Breaking overnight the US is sending an aircraft carrier and air force bombers in the Middle East in response to a potential threat from Iran. Officials believe Iran or its third party proxies have been planning an attack on US forces in the region. The USS Abraham Lincoln strike group is now heading to the region. US warns any attack will be met with un relenting force analysts say the confrontation could drive up oil prices.
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