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....
By Associated Press | 12/05/13 07:50 AM
JERUSALEM (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says Israel's security is a necessary part of its ongoing peace negotiations with Palestinians, a process he described as making some progress. Kerry met for three hours Thursday with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and was headed...
12/04/13 02:00 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee says there's no evidence yet that Iran is violating last month's nuclear accord with world powers. Rep. Adam Schiff notes Iranian claims about work at their nuclear facility at Arak. But the California Democrat says there's no...
12/04/13 09:27 AM
American officials have said the missile defenses they want to install in Europe will protect NATO allies and counter any threat from Iran. Russia has long opposed the plan, and sees the system as a threat to the viability of Russia's own nuclear arsenal as a deterrent.
By Paul Bedard | 12/04/13 08:52 AM
For the first time in nearly 40 years, a majority of Americans believe the United States is less important around the world and that it should mind its own business, a stunning rejection of President Obama’s foreign policy just four years after he received the Nobel Prize. A new Pew Research...
12/03/13 10:30 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Florida Sen. Marco Rubio is telling a London audience that he fears an international agreement with Iran will let that nation keep pursuing nuclear weapons. The first-term Republican said he's skeptical about the pact that President Barack Obama supports. Rubio said Iran...
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