posted on Dec, 29 2002 @ 01:20 AM
The key word would appear to be "use". If it's simply this rather nebulous term "support", then it's rather old news: if it is news.
There's a somewhat more sober account here:
and the vagueness is pretty obvious.
For that matter, so is the vagueness of the "unconfirmed" news of the two carrier goups and the hospital ship. Since one can scarcely imagine even
Ari, Don & Co giving away real orders of battle and deployment, one can only wonder at the media reporting this -unless it's at the request of the
Ths is either fairly obvious propaganda and false-trail laying, or mild panic, or a mixture of both.
I still suspect that Turkey will again be the key ( a less amenable government than Desert Storm time, however) and anticipate large bags of
dollars (if the debt-ceiling's raised, the Fed can print 'em and anyone outside the US still wants 'em), and renewed support for Turkey's entry
into the EU, in Ankara, before anything of signifiance occurs.