I will make you an everlasting desolation and your cities will not be inhabited. Then you will know [without any doubt] that I am the Lord.
Hmm..."Preemptive"? Where have I heard that before? As one sows, so shall he also reap...Preemptive is just a fancy word for unprovoked attack.
It's getting nastierWhen the talk peace they are talking war, just like the US led 'peace process' targeting Israel. It's really a war process and for that America will pay, reap in kind. It's not possible for the wicked to have peace. “Because, indeed, because they have seduced My people, saying, ‘Peace!’ when there is no peace—and one builds a wall, and they plaster it with untempered mortar— Ezekiel 13:10