Michael Rubin, in re: The scale of the collapse of the medical system in Iran, inability of the regime to communicate commons sense; no idea of the number of deaths but it seems to be high. Two carrier groups deployed by the US to prevent Iran from thinking they ought to attack. Soleimani’s successor two days ago landed in Baghdad on what probably was a military mission. Iraqis urgently don't want to be a battlefield. . . . Iran’s economy is so catastrophic that Iraq is subsidizing the IRGC.