“We are just finding out how stupid the leaders of Iran actually are,” the pro-Trump host exclaimed. “They actually think they can attack America and get away with it. I think they need to think again.”
“There is a massive price to pay,” Hannity, sometimes referred as President Donald Trump’s shadow chief of staff, continued. “They don’t get to do what they did tonight. They have now been begging—the president wanted to talk and wants peace. They are going to get hit hard. Their hostility will now be met with the full force of the greatest, most advanced, most sophisticated military this world has ever seen.”
At the same time, the Fox primetime star—who was one of the biggest proponents of the Iraq War—insisted that he did not want a ground war with Iran.