Yes, this is stupid beyond belief. (Source)
Mr Assad just about finishes his clean-up of mercenary “rebels” in one last pocket in Idlib, and decides to announce to the world that he intends to “cross the line” by using chemical weapons so that the US has the rationale to bomb Assad from the moral high ground.
….unnamed US officials are now claiming to be in possession of intelligence which they say shows Assad has already given the order in an absolutely unprecedented level of “pre-crime” telegraphing of events on the battlefield.
and the supporting evidence is
….anonymous officials told the WSJ….
One person’s assessment:
“Lots of evidence” Trump regime not even trying, they’re just phoning this disinformation campaign in.
And Russia and Iran are included in these cross hairs.