The US and Europe are attempting to work a plan that gets vessels through the Straits of Hormuz safely, except Europe seems to want to stay clear of any American plan, viewing it as “too confrontational;” preferring instead measures that “deescalate” the current situation there.  We’ll talk about it.

The Pentagon now says that the USS Boxer may have engage two Iranian drones last week but is unable to confirm whether a second drone was destroyed.  We’ll talk about it.