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Lawyer: Washington Post Reporter Faces 4 Charges In Iran

Charges against jailed Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian include espionage and “conducting propaganda against the establishment.”

04/20/2015

File photo of Sen. Robert Menendez. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Sen. Menendez Accepts Smaller Role In Iran Nuclear Agreement

Sen. Bob Menendez, who is under indictment, made the best of his diminished status in international matters Tuesday, backing bipartisan changes to a measure he had co-authored regarding Iran’s nuclear program.

04/14/2015

2016 Presidential Hopeful Marco Rubio (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Rubio Backs Compromise On Iran Deal

Sen. Marco Rubio’s fiery criticism of an emerging deal over Iran’s nuclear ambitions fizzled in the cool pragmatism of the Senate, as he joined colleagues on Tuesday in backing a compromise measure during his first full day as a presidential candidate.

04/14/2015

Sergey Lavrov Speaking

Russia: Missile System Given To Iran ‘Will Not Jeopardize Security’ Of Israel

President Vladimir Putin on Monday opened the way for Russia’s delivery of a sophisticated air defense missile system to Iran, a move that would significantly bolster the Islamic republic’s military capability.

04/13/2015

Scott Walker Speaking

Obama: Walker Would Be Taking ‘Foolish Approach’ Revoking Iran Nuke Deal

President Barack Obama said Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker would be taking a foolish approach if he follows through with vows to revoke a nuclear deal with Iran if elected president.

04/07/2015

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Obama: Iran Nuclear Deal ‘Once-In-A-Lifetime Opportunity’

President Barack Obama is casting the Iran talks as part of a broader foreign policy doctrine that sees American power as a safeguard that gives him the ability to take calculated risks.

04/06/2015

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Obama: Tentative Iran Nuclear Deal ‘Best Option’ For Israel

President Barack Obama says that every path Iran had to develop a nuclear weapon will be cut off after a tentative nuclear deal was reached.

04/02/2015

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Bachmann Compares Obama To Germanwings Co-Pilot

Former Congresswoman says the president’s efforts to pursue a nuclear deal with Iran are as reckless as the co-pilot who allegedly deliberately crashed a jetliner.

04/02/2015

Yemen Airstrike

Iran Warns Saudi-Led ‘Attack’ On Yemen Could Draw Entire Region Into Conflict

Iran warned the Saudi-led “attack” on Yemen could draw the entire region into conflict.

03/31/2015

Sergey Lavrov Speaking

Russian Official: Iran Nuclear Deal ‘Quite Doable’

Officials say that Iran and six world powers are close to ending the latest round of nuclear talks with a statement that lacks specifics accompanied by documents outlining more detailed understandings.

03/31/2015

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