Iran

Inside the GOP Plan to Oppose Biden’s Iran Deal

Republicans work to block sanctions relief, police Biden’s push for a new nuke deal

Congressional Republicans are working on a range of measures to stop the Biden administration from reentering the 2015 nuclear accord with Iran, an effort that includes a full-court press to block sanctions relief for Tehran until it fully dismantles its contested nuclear program, according to conversations with multiple GOP foreign policy leaders.

GOP Opposition to Top Defense Pick Grows

Colin Kahl opposed sanctions on IRGC, condemned killing of Iranian terror chief

Colin KahlRepublicans on the Senate Armed Services Committee are meeting privately on Tuesday morning to discuss their growing policy concerns about Colin Kahl, President Joe Biden's nominee for undersecretary of defense for policy at the Pentagon, according to sources close to the committee.

Kentucky Rep Moves to Defund Biden Iran Deal Efforts

Legislation would bar federal funds from being used to renegotiate with Iran

Rep. Andy Barr (R., Ky.) will introduce a resolution Tuesday morning that forbids the Biden administration from using federal funds to reenter the Iran nuclear deal.

Israeli Military Officials Warn Biden Against Rejoining Iran Nuke Deal

Current efforts could 'ignite a massive nuclear arms race'

A group of nearly 2,000 Israeli generals, military officials, and Mossad operatives warned the Biden administration on Monday against rejoining the Iran nuclear deal, saying the effort "represents an existential threat to the Jewish State" and will "ignite a massive nuclear arms race" across Middle East.

New Bill Would Mandate Congress Approve Any Sanctions Relief for Iran

Pressure mounts as GOP moves to prevent Biden admin from cutting Congress out of new Iran deal

Iranian flagNew legislation being circulated by Republican Senate leaders would handicap the Biden administration’s renewed diplomacy with Iran by requiring that Congress approve any effort to provide the regime with economic sanctions relief as part of a revamped nuclear deal, according to a copy of the measure obtained exclusively by the Washington Free Beacon.