Report: US On High Alert For Iranian Attack On Saudi Arabia, Iraq

Iran plans attacks to distract from ongoing protests

  • Saudi intelligence informed the United States that Iran is planning to carry out an attack on targets in Saudi Arabia and Iraq.
  • The anticipated attacks are designed to be a distraction from the ongoing protests in Iran.
  • The Pentagon press secretary said that the U.S. remains “concerned” about “the threat situation in the region” and is “in regular contact” with Saudi officials.