The crucial issue in Iraq is Iran. Deep into his interview with National Security Advisor Stephen Hadley, Tim Russert brought up Iran[# More #] :
MR. RUSSERT: He raised eyebrows when he talked about Iran and Syria in his speech on Wednesday night, sending carrier groups, Patriot missiles, positioning supplies, weapons, ships into the area near Iran. Are we preparing for a potential military conflict with Iran?
MR. HADLEY: No. The president has said very clearly that the issues we do