By Susan Crabtree | 12/12/13 10:23 AM
The Obama administration announced Thursday that it was cracking down on a number of companies and individuals U.S. officials say used deceptive practices to help Iran further its nuclear program. The enforcement measures come amid lawmaker skepticism of a diplomatic deal between the U.S. and...
By Charles Hoskinson | 12/11/13 05:58 PM
That's the question Colin Kahl asks in a Politico Magazine op-ed published Dec. 10. This is how Kahl, a Georgetown University professor who formerly served as chief of Middle East policy for the Pentagon, sets the stage: Suppose the Majles, Iran’s legislature, passed legislation tomorrow,...
By Tim Mak | 12/10/13 04:25 PM
Secretary of State John Kerry appealed to skeptical members of Congress on Tuesday to hold off on imposing new economic sanctions on Iran for at least six months while the Obama administration continues nuclear negotiations with Tehran. "Six months will fly by so fast, my friends," Kerry said,...
By Joel Gehrke | 12/10/13 03:09 PM
Iran can have a "peaceful" nuclear program, Secretary of State John Kerry said today as he argued against Congress imposing more sanctions on the rogue regime. "It has to be a peaceful program," Kerry told the House Foreign Affairs Committee. "It isn't hard to know if a program is peaceful if...
12/10/13 12:44 PM
The two countries decided to fast track the pipeline and formulate a road map to work out challenges, the ministry said. However, no details were given on how Pakistan plans to overcome the numerous problems associated with the project, such as funding and the risk of sanctions.
By Bloomberg News | 12/07/13 01:25 PM
President Obama is attempting to secure a long-lasting nuclear disarmament deal with Iran without alienating strong U.S. ally Israel.
By Paul Bedard | 12/07/13 12:13 PM
Former first lady Rosalynn Carter revealed that during the Iranian hostage crisis that doomed her husband’s presidency she begged Jimmy Carter to “do something,” but he rebuffed her by explaining that any U.S. action would lead to public hangings of the American hostages. In the latest...
By Paul Bedard | 12/06/13 02:47 PM
A former CIA director on Friday said that Iran is just “a few months” away from having a nuclear bomb and he warned that Tehran’s best scenario of use would be a blast in the atmosphere that would destroy everything below it. R. James Woolsey, CIA director for two years under former...
By Susan Ferrechio | 12/06/13 11:45 AM
President Obama's freshly cut nuclear deal with Iran faces new challenges in the Senate, where lawmakers, including fellow Democrats, are intent on imposing tougher economic sanctions on Iran despite warnings that they could derail diplomatic efforts.
By Associated Press | 12/06/13 08:53 AM
MANAMA, Bahrain — Standing on the massive deck of the Navy's USS Ponce, U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said the United States is entering the new nuclear pact with Iran "very clear eyed" and it remains to be seen whether Tehran is serious about keeping its nuclear development peaceful....
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