Iran’s foreign minister and lead negotiator in nuclear talks said that under the terms of the recently inked accord, the Islamic Republic is permitted to violate current embargoes on the shipment of arms and construction of missiles, according to recent comments made before Iran’s parliament.
After reviewing an Obama administration report on the Iran nuclear weapons deal, congressional lawmakers worry that the United States and fellow world powers who brokered the agreement will never actually address all suspicions regarding the country’s nuclear program.
House Speaker John Boehner (R., Ohio) is accusing the Obama White House of spreading falsities regarding the Iran nuclear arms deal.
Waving signs reading “Schumer—You Are No Shomer” and “Schumer—You Control the Votes to Stop the Iran Deal,” thousands of New Yorkers flooded Times Square on Wednesday evening to call on Congress to reject the Obama administration’s Iranian nuclear agreement.
The Iran nuclear agreement includes two secret side deals covering a key Iranian military site and other past arms activities, according to two lawmakers who are demanding that Congress be granted access to the documents.
JEDDAH (Reuters) – U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said after talks in Saudi Arabia that Iran’s “potential for aggression” was a shared concern as he moved to bolster defense ties with Riyadh following a nuclear agreement with its arch-foe.
Two Russian nuclear bombers flew within 40 miles of the California coast and one of the pilots relayed a veiled threat during the Fourth of July aerial incident, defense officials said.
President Obama thanked China, the suspected source of the large-scale cyber attacks against the Office of Personnel Management, for its role in finalizing the Iran nuclear arms deal.
Allowing Iran to delay inspections of suspect nuclear sites for up to 24 days will facilitate cheating by Tehran on the nuclear deal reached in Vienna, according to the former deputy director of the International Atomic Energy Agency who dealt with past Iranian nuclear cheating.
The United Nations Security Council unanimously endorsed the Iranian nuclear deal on Monday, a key step in lifting international sanctions against Iran.