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I think that getting involved in this over Saudi Arabia was stupid. They should take care of their own problems, we have enough of our own. If Iran is attacked, it will be another Syria for us. They will, no doubt, be helped by Russians.
Thinking that this is about helping Saudi Arabia is naive. OK, they are our allies, but this is about containing Iran and adding additional pressure on top of sanctions.
I’m failing to see how would an open confrontation with Iran at the moment help our cause? It is only creating a united front of Iran, Russia and China against us. Trump is not well-liked by the rest of the world. If you think that Boris will risk his reputation at home to help his American mate, you are mistaken.