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False Assumptions About the Iran Nuclear Deal - New York Times

On Oct. 15, the Trump administration will for the third time have to decide whether or not to certify that my country, Iran, is complying with Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action — the nuclear deal that was reached in 2015 between Iran and the five ...and more »

Mr. Trump, Don't Scrap the Iran Deal - New York Times

If President Trump refuses to certify that Iran is complying with the nuclear deal this month, he will be making his most feckless foreign policy decision yet. Don't do it, Mr. President. Be a statesman, listen to your own military and intelligence ...and more »

Why Decertifying the Iran Nuclear Deal Would Be a Bad Idea - New York Times

President Trump is expected to announce next week whether he will withdraw certification of the nuclear deal with Iran that was negotiated by the Obama administration. The Washington Post reported Thursday that he is planning to decertify the deal. The ...and more »

SitRep: Trump Demands More From Military; Will Decertify Iran - Foreign Policy (blog)

By Paul McLeary with Adam Rawnsley Threats, congrats, and Trumpisms. In a matter of moments Thursday night, president Trump managed to praise the nation's top military brass, threaten Iran (and maybe North Korea), and then insult the nation's top ...and more »

What Happens If Trump Really Decides to Decertify the Iran Deal? - Lawfare (blog)

Souvenir signatures of the negotiators of the JCPOA on the document's cover page. (Photo: Wikimedia/Signatories). The Washington Post reported yesterday that next week, President Trump may announce that he will “decertify” the Iran nuclear deal because ...and more »

Trump plans to declare that Iran nuclear deal is not in the national interest - Washington Post

President Trump is expected to announce next week that he will “decertify” the international nuclear deal with Iran, saying it is not in the national interest of the United States and kicking the issue to a reluctant Congress, people briefed on the ...and more »

What Did President Trump Mean by 'Calm Before the Storm'? - New York Times

WASHINGTON — President Trump was clearly looking to make some kind of news, but about what, exactly, was not clear. And the mystery, as it often does with a president whose statements baffle even his staff, only deepened the next day. On Thursday ...and more »

Trump expected to decertify Iran nuclear deal soon: report - Global Times

US President Donald Trump has planned to announce next week that he will "decertify" the landmark Iran nuclear deal, a move that could lead to the potential collapse of the agreement, according to media reports citing US officials on Thursday. Trump ...and more »

Forget Diplomacy With North Korea if Trump Decertifies the Iran Deal - The Diplomat

Reopening the Iran deal risks placing the United States in the middle of two nuclear crises. By Troy Stangarone for The Diplomat. October 07, 2017. One of the most consequential decisions that the United States will make in its efforts to denuclearize ...and more »

Report: Trump May Kick Iran Deal Decision to Congress - U.S. News & World Report

The president is reportedly considering the first step in tearing up the deal, despite mixed advice from his top officials. By Paul D. Shinkman, Senior National Security Writer |Oct. 5, 2017, at 5:13 p.m.. Report: Trump May Kick Iran Deal Decision to ...and more »