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The top U.S. military official said that Israel and the United States are “more harmonized” in their agreement over military action in Iran, and that Israel believes the U.S. will strike Iran if necessary. (Photo by Israeli Ministry of Defense via Getty Images)

US Military Chief: Israel Believes US Will Attack Iran If Necessary

The top U.S. military official, Gen. Martin Dempsey, said that Israel and the United States are “more harmonized” in their agreement over military action in Iran, and that Israel believes the U.S. will strike Iran if necessary.

04/02/2014

Sen. Ted Cruz says Hamid Aboutalebi was part of the Iranian student group that held  52 Americans hostage for 444 days. (Getty Images)

Cruz: Iran Taps Hostage Taker For U.N. Ambassador

Cruz says Hamid Aboutalebi was part of the student group that took Americans hostage in 1979.

04/01/2014

The U.S. is sending two top negotiators to Geneva for direct talks with Iranian officials over Tehran's nuclear program. (Photo by Getty Images)

Eighty-Three Bipartisan Senators Sign Letter To Obama With Iran Demands

Congress’ Iran hawks may have given up for now on new nuclear sanctions against Tehran.

03/18/2014

Iran's foreign minister says Washington's "wishes are unlikely to come true" at upcoming talks between the Islamic Republic and world powers over its nuclear program. (Photo credit should read BEHROUZ MEHRI/AFP/Getty Images)

Iran: US ‘Wishes Won’t Come True’ At Nuclear Talks

Iran’s foreign minister says Washington’s “wishes are unlikely to come true” at upcoming talks between the Islamic Republic and world powers over its nuclear program.

02/05/2014

International observers confirm that Iran has begun powering down its enriched uranium project. (KAZEM GHANE/AFP/Getty Images)

Iran, U.S., Europe Start Implementing Nuclear Deal

Iran has begun to curb its atomic work in exchange for easing of international sanctions.

01/21/2014

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says negotiations with Iran represent the "best chance" for the world to calm fears about Tehran's nuclear program and achieve long-term peace.  (credit: ALEXANDER KLEIN/AFP/Getty Images)

Kerry Lauds Iran Deal As ‘Best Chance’ To Calm Nuclear Fears

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says negotiations with Iran represent the “best chance” for the world to calm fears about Tehran’s nuclear program and achieve long-term peace.

01/12/2014

File photo of President Barack Obama. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama: Nuclear Deal is Important ‘First Step’

President Barack Obama called the breakthrough agreement between Iran and six world powers an important “first step” toward resolving a dangerous nuclear situation.

11/24/2013

When Iran appeared close to a preliminary deal with world powers over its nuclear program, France stepped up to say: Not so fast — a surprise move that exposed divisions among the United States and other Western negotiators who had long been in lockstep on the issue.(Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

French Take Stricter Stance Than US Over Iran Nuclear Program

When Iran appeared close to a preliminary deal with world powers over its nuclear program, France stepped up to say: Not so fast — a surprise move that exposed divisions among the United States and other Western negotiators who had long been in lockstep on the issue.

11/10/2013

File photo of President Barack Obama. (Photo by BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Admin Presses To Delay Iran Sanctions In Hope Of Negotiations

The Obama administration is stepping up pressure on the Senate to hold off on another round of Iran sanctions as Western powers test Tehran’s willingness to scale back its nuclear aims.

10/31/2013

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu uses a diagram of a bomb to describe Iran's nuclear program while delivering his address to the 67th United Nations General Assembly meeting on Sept. 27, 2012 at the United Nations in New York. (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Netanyahu Warns Nuclear Weapons Could Fall Into Wrong Hands

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned that nuclear weapons could fall into the wrong hands of a “murderous” regime if the international community lifts sanctions on Iran without ensuring the guaranteed end to uranium enrichment.

10/10/2013

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