"I also think we shouldn’t exaggerate the level of this military assistance. On one hand, you have the Saudis, who are leading a coalition of 10 countries who are attacking Yemen with warplanes. And the Iranians are potentially sending weapons, but I don’t think we should expect that these weapons are of the highest standard or quality, not because the Iranians don’t have them, but just they’re — as you said yourself, there’s so much scrutiny, it’s hard for them to physically bring these weapons to Yemen.
And then I have been in Yemen once. It is a country awash with weapons. So I also don’t know how many weapons the Iranians would actually need to send." Thomas Erdbrink on the Newshour
What do we know of Judy Woodruff? If you watch this and other tapes of her interviews that involve Iran a pattern is visible in speech and body language of a certain hostility to anyone who does not think Iran the land of Mordor in disguise. Her interview with John Kerry a few weeks back was particularly instructive. pl