I found something here: www.sourcewatch.org...
"Project CHECKMATE is a "highly confidential strategic planning group tasked with 'fighting the next war' as tensions rise with Iran" that was
"quietly established" by the U.S. Air Force in June 2007 as a "successor to the group that planned the 1991 Gulf War's air campaign," Sarah
Baxter reported September 23, 2007, in Rupert Murdoch's Times of London.
CHECKMATE is led by Brigadier-General Lawrence A. Stutzriem, Director, Chief of Staff of the Air Force Strategic Studies Group - CHECKMATE,
"considered one of the brightest" U.S. Air Force generals. Stutzriem was a "senior officer" in the Coalition Air Operations Center based in
Saudi Arabia "that ran the Afghanistan air campaign."
CHECKMATE "consists of 20-30 top air force officers and defence and cyberspace experts with ready access to the White House, the CIA and other
intelligence agencies". Stutzriem, who is assisted by Dr. Lani Kass, a "former Israeli military officer and expert on cyberwarfare", reports
directly to General Michael Moseley, chief of the Air Force. According to Defense sources, "[d]etailed contingency planning for a possible attack on
Iran has been carried out for more than two years" by U.S. Central Command, Baxter wrote."
"t appears that, like many government agencies, CHECKMATE was not so much "established" as it resumed its old identity. Its functions had never
According to an August 2005 biographical profile for Clarence R. "Dick" Anderegg, Director, Air Force History and Museums Policies and Programs,
Headquarters U.S. Air Force, Washington, D.C., Anderegg served as "an air and space power strategist in Project Checkmate during the planning and
execution" of Operation Enduring Freedom, launched 2001 in Afghanistan, and Operation Iraqi Freedom, launched 2003 in Iraq."
Looks like all these things are nicely planned in advance, with war being the NUMBER ONE PRIORITY of our insane puppet leaders. Not this time please!
Wake up and stop this damned war!