"THINK OF IT AS CUBA LIGHT." "'Foreign policy analyst John Loftus told Fox news that the 'diplomatic solution' could involve preventing trade out of Iran and North Korea, which intelligence sources say has been sending enriched uranium to Iran. "'We're going to use a little persuasion. In the last week, virtually every carrier group in the United States Navy has been ordered to put to sea and they're heading in two directions -- one for the Arabian peninsula and the other into the Pacific. Now, just by coincidence, the largest maritime exercise in military history, RIMPAC, Operation Pacific Rim, will take place off the coast of Hawaii in August. There will be ships from eight countries involved,' he said. "'In August, they wil have finished their exercise and they'll be within easy sailing distance of the Korean peninsula. So, we're not going to invade iran. We're not going to invade North Korea, but we may blockade them. Think of it as Cuba light, where our ships will stand far off from shore.'" "U.S. Seeks U.N. Response To Iran Nuke Plan" http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,123852,00.html I have read elsewhere that ten of twelve US carrier groups are participating.