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Tillerson Considering Tougher Sanctions On Iran - Opposing Views;

Tillerson Considering Tougher Sanctions On Iran - Opposing Views

Opposing ViewsTillerson Considering Tougher Sanctions On IranOpposing ViewsAlthough Iran has been abiding by its nuclear deal made with former President Barack Obama, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is questioning whether to lift certain sanctions as part of that agreement. "President Donald J. Trump has directed a National ...and more »

Iran Sticks To Nuclear Deal, But US Says It Will Review Sanctions - OPB News;

Iran Sticks To Nuclear Deal, But US Says It Will Review Sanctions - OPB News

OPB NewsIran Sticks To Nuclear Deal, But US Says It Will Review SanctionsOPB NewsU.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, pictured in Moscow last week, says Iran has been abiding by a 2015 nuclear agreement. But he told Congress in a letter that the Trump administration was reviewing the lifting of U.S. sanctions against Iran to ...and more »

Trump State Department: We Certify That Iran is in Compliance With Obama's Nuclear Deal - Townhall;

Trump State Department: We Certify That Iran is in Compliance With Obama's Nuclear Deal - Townhall

TownhallTrump State Department: We Certify That Iran is in Compliance With Obama's Nuclear DealTownhallWith political social media aflame over Georgia's special election and rumored tectonic media shifts last evening, this news from the Trump State Department arrived with relatively little fanfare. Was the action a big deal, or something of a nothing ...and more »

White House aware of 'potential negative impacts' of Iran deal review - Nasdaq;

White House aware of 'potential negative impacts' of Iran deal review - Nasdaq

NasdaqWhite House aware of 'potential negative impacts' of Iran deal reviewNasdaq(Adds quotes from briefing, background) WASHINGTON, April 19 (Reuters) - The White House is aware of "potential negative impacts" from a review ordered by President Donald Trump of whether lifting sanctions through the Iran nuclear deal was in U.S. ...and more »

Trump Administration Reviewing Iran Nuclear Deal - Iosco County News Herald;

Trump Administration Reviewing Iran Nuclear Deal - Iosco County News Herald

Iosco County News HeraldTrump Administration Reviewing Iran Nuclear DealIosco County News HeraldWhite House Press Secretary Sean Spicer says the administration is "doing the prudent thing" by conducting a 90-day interagency review of the Iran nuclear deal to make sure Iran is living up to its side of the agreement. (April 19). The Associated ...and more »

Trump Orders US Review On Effects Of Lifting Sanctions Against Iran - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty;

Trump Orders US Review On Effects Of Lifting Sanctions Against Iran - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

RadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertyTrump Orders US Review On Effects Of Lifting Sanctions Against IranRadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertyU.S. President Donald Trump has ordered a 90-day interagency review to investigate whether the lifting of sanctions against Iran as part of a nuclear accord is in the national security interests of the United States. The April 19 order comes a day ...and more »

When it comes to Iran, Trump and Obama aren't yet looking much different - KITV Honolulu

When it comes to Iran, Trump and Obama aren't yet looking much differentKITV HonoluluNEW YORK (CNN) -- As a candidate, President Donald Trump pulled no punches in his criticism of the Obama administration's multilateral pact with Tehran to curb the Iranian nuclear program. The deal stank, he said then. Now his secretary of state is ...and more »

White House says review of Iran deal is 'prudent' step - euronews;

White House says review of Iran deal is 'prudent' step - euronews

euronewsWhite House says review of Iran deal is 'prudent' stepeuronewsWASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump took a “prudent” step in seeking a 90-day inter-agency review of whether lifting sanctions through the Iran nuclear deal would be in the United States' national security interests, his spokesman said ...and more »

Trump Directing Interagency Review on Iran Nuclear Deal - Sputnik International;

Trump Directing Interagency Review on Iran Nuclear Deal - Sputnik International

Sputnik InternationalTrump Directing Interagency Review on Iran Nuclear DealSputnik InternationalAfter 90 days, Donald Trump will receive a report on the Iranian nuclear deal and the suspension of sanctions. WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — President Donald Trump has ordered an interagency review of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) that ...and more »

After years of Trump railing against the Iran deal, his administration concedes it's working - ThinkProgress;

After years of Trump railing against the Iran deal, his administration concedes it's working - ThinkProgress

ThinkProgressAfter years of Trump railing against the Iran deal, his administration concedes it's workingThinkProgressThen-presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a rally opposing the Iran nuclear deal outside the Capitol in Washington, Sept. 9, 2015. CREDIT: AP Photo/Susan Walsh. After almost two years of Donald Trump railing against the Iranian nuclear ...and more »

US says Iran complying with nuclear deal, yet vows interagency review - Tehran Times;

US says Iran complying with nuclear deal, yet vows interagency review - Tehran Times

Tehran TimesUS says Iran complying with nuclear deal, yet vows interagency reviewTehran TimesTEHRAN – In a press statement on Tuesday, the U.S. Department of State notified the Congress that Iran is complying with the nuclear deal, the very first such notification under the Trump administration. “The U.S. Department of State certified to U.S ...and more »

Donald Trump will probably stay in Paris climate deal, likely won't reverse Obama's Iran deal - Salon;

Donald Trump will probably stay in Paris climate deal, likely won't reverse Obama's Iran deal - Salon

SalonDonald Trump will probably stay in Paris climate deal, likely won't reverse Obama's Iran dealSalonPresident Donald Trump seems ready to break one of his big campaign promises, even as he wavers on whether he should do likewise with another one. While Trump's chief strategist Steve Bannon is urging the president to keep his campaign promise about ...and more »

Jennifer Rubin: Washington dropped the ball on the real danger we all face: Iran - National Post;

Jennifer Rubin: Washington dropped the ball on the real danger we all face: Iran - National Post

National PostJennifer Rubin: Washington dropped the ball on the real danger we all face: IranNational PostPresident Donald Trump and his advisers are rightly concerned about Syria and North Korea. These rogue states, guilty of human rights atrocities, pose the risk of wider violence and destabilization. Syria's civil war has already created millions of ...and more »

State Department: Yes, Iran is complying with the terms of the nuclear deal An error occurred. - Hot Air;

State Department: Yes, Iran is complying with the terms of the nuclear deal An error occurred. - Hot Air

Hot AirState Department: Yes, Iran is complying with the terms of the nuclear deal An error occurred.Hot AirDoes this mean Trump will preserve the deal? Or is he still intent on ripping it up? I'm not sure either approach could be called a flip-flop because, er, he held both positions during the campaign. In a statement released by the State Department ...and more »

US confirms Iran's compliance with nuclear deal - Argus Media

US confirms Iran's compliance with nuclear dealArgus MediaWashington, 19 April (Argus) — President Donald Trump's administration has gone on record confirming that Iran continues to comply with the agreement that lifted nuclear-related sanctions on the country in January 2016. US secretary of state Rex ...and more »

Rex Tillerson: Trump Orders Interagency Review of Iran Nuclear Pact - ExecutiveGov;

Rex Tillerson: Trump Orders Interagency Review of Iran Nuclear Pact - ExecutiveGov

ExecutiveGovRex Tillerson: Trump Orders Interagency Review of Iran Nuclear PactExecutiveGovPresident Donald Trump has urged the National Security Council to lead an interagency review of whether the lifting of sanctions on Iran aligns with U.S. national security interests. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Tuesday in a letter to House ...and more »

Trumps Got a Mega-Bomb Designed to Hit North Korea - Daily Beast;

Trumps Got a Mega-Bomb Designed to Hit North Korea - Daily Beast

Daily BeastTrumps Got a Mega-Bomb Designed to Hit North KoreaDaily BeastThe Massive Ordnance Penetrator (MOP) makes a MOAB look like an M-80. Carried in stealth bombers, it's custom-made to blow up Pyongyang's very deep underground facilities. David Axe. 04.19.17 6:26 AM ET. Forget the U.S. Navy aircraft carrier that ...and more »

EU, Iran sign nuclear safety deal with another deal expected in coming weeks - Payvand;

EU, Iran sign nuclear safety deal with another deal expected in coming weeks - Payvand

PayvandEU, Iran sign nuclear safety deal with another deal expected in coming weeksPayvandIran and the European Commission have signed a 2.5-million Euro project for nuclear safety cooperation, the first ever under the framework of a 2015 international nuclear deal, saying that a second one will be finalized in the coming weeks, the EU ...and more »

Police Launch Investigation into Hernandez Death - Salamanca Press;

Police Launch Investigation into Hernandez Death - Salamanca Press

Salamanca PressPolice Launch Investigation into Hernandez DeathSalamanca PressMassachusetts state police say they have launched an investigation into former NFL star Aaron Hernandez's death by hanging in prison. (April 19). Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress. Get updates and more Breaking News ...and more »

Alan Dershowitz: What North Korea should teach us about Iran - Washington Examiner;

Alan Dershowitz: What North Korea should teach us about Iran - Washington Examiner

Washington ExaminerAlan Dershowitz: What North Korea should teach us about IranWashington ExaminerThe hard lesson from our failure to stop North Korea before they became a nuclear power is that we must stop Iran from ever developing or acquiring a nuclear arsenal. (Amir Kholousi, ISNA via AP, File). We failed to prevent North Korea from developing ...and more »