ALERT: Military Placed on High Alert Due to ‘Imminent’ Attack


( – United States Armed Forces have just been placed on high alert due to a warning of an “imminent” attack by Iran.

The Wall Street Journal just posted an exclusive report headlined, “Saudi Arabia, U.S. on High Alert After Warning of Imminent Iranian Attack“:

“Saudi Arabia has shared intelligence with the U.S. warning of an imminent attack from Iran on targets in the kingdom, putting the American military and others in the Middle East on an elevated alert level, Saudi and U.S. officials said.

In response to the warning, Saudi Arabia, the U.S. and several other neighboring states have raised the level of alert for their military forces, the officials said. They didn’t provide more details on the Saudi intelligence.

“Saudi officials said Iran is poised to carry out attacks on both the kingdom and Erbil, Iraq, in an effort to distract attention from domestic protests that have roiled the country since September.” [emphasis added]

American officials are taking the threat seriously, with the White House National Security Council stating:

“We are concerned about the threat picture, and we remain in constant contact through military and intelligence channels with the Saudis We will not hesitate to act in the defense of our interests and partners in the region.” [emphasis added]

For the full report at the Wall Street Journal, click HERE.