Iran Withholding $43 Billion In Restitution to U.S Terror Victims

Hassan Rouhani

Iran is refusing to pay more than $43 billion in court judgments issued to U.S. victims of the Islamic Republic’s terror operations, prompting two leading senators to back an effort that would prohibit the Obama administration from unfreezing more than $150 billion in Iranian assets until that country has settled its legally mandated debts.

New York Times Editor Unloads on Jewish Critic

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A senior editor at the New York Times became embroiled in a testy back-and-forth exchange with a Jewish pro-Israel reader of the publication, who had criticized it for launching a website aimed at tracking how Jewish lawmakers are voting on the Iranian nuclear deal, according to emails obtained by the Washington Free Beacon.

Paul Ryan: Nuclear Deal Gives ‘Iran a Roadmap to a Full-Scale Nuclear Weapons Program’

Paul Ryan

The chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee is probing the Obama administration to discern whether, under the recent nuclear deal, U.S. sanctions on Iranian terrorist entities will be lifted along with restrictions on American companies doing business with them, according to a copy of a letter sent Tuesday to the White House.