Looks like US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo made a secret trip to Iraq because it appears that the Iranians are poised to invade Iraq.
On Tuesday May 7, 2019 the USS Abraham Lincoln carrier strike group left Norfolk, VA heading toward Iran.
Iran has been deploying missiles around the Persian gulf area in strategic locations according to news reports on May 8th.
All of this comes shortly after a recent warning to the rest of the world's 5 countries that are still purchasing Iranian oil to cease and desist or face dire consequences.
Iran says there will be no talks with the US - Sunday May 12, 2019