In the unfortunate event that our reflagging of Kuwaiti vessels leads to armed conflict between the U.S. and Iran, I wonder what the President will say to the families of American servicemen killed or wounded by American missiles.
MARGARET B. POTHOFF
(On Friday, a reflagged Kuwaiti supertanker, the Bridgeton, hit a mine off an Iranian island. The ship managed to sail on to a Kuwaiti port. No casualties were reported.--Ed.)