Robert Charles, former assistant secretary of state under George W. Bush, joins 'Fox & Friends First' to discuss the latest escalation by Iran in the Red Sea and the declaration by North Korea and China that 2024 is the 'year of friendship.'Read this article for free! Plus get unlimited access to thousands of articles, videos and more with your free account! Please enter a valid email address. NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles!
Iran is already at war with America and threatens to destabilize the world. U.S. forces and bases are under fire in Iraq and Syria, having endured more than a hundred strikes by Iranian-backed militias in the past three months. Tehran-supported Houthi rebels have turned the Red Sea into a battlefield, having launched some 25 attacks on commercial vessels transiting the southern Red Sea and Gulf of Aden, according to the head of U.S. Naval Forces Central Command.