Tag: Nuclear Deal

Trump: ‘Israel Will NOT Survive’ With Iran Nuclear Deal In Place

Trump appeared Wednesday at the rally to stop the Iran nuclear deal in front of the U.S. Capitol. Preceded by Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX), who called Trump his “friend,” and entering to raucous applause against the backdrop of REM’s classic hit “It’s The End of the World As We Know It,” Trump pulled no punches. […]

‘Zionist regime’ will cease to exist within 25 years: Khamenei

In a public speech on Wednesday, Khamenei said that he would not permit negotiations with the United States beyond those that culminated in a nuclear deal with world powers in July.   “We allowed negotiation with the US only on the nuclear issue for certain reasons,” Khamenei said. “In other areas we did not and […]

Iran thumbs nose at US even as Obama rallies support for nuke deal

Even as President Obama was securing the Senate support necessary to assure passage of the nuclear deal with Iran, Tehran’s top defense officials were scoffing at U.S. claims the pact will restrict the Islamic Republic’s military ambitions.   The president has been twisting arms and Secretary of State John Kerry reassuring lawmakers that the deal […]

Iran’s Supreme Leader Discusses Nuke Deal With U.S.: ‘They Are Our Enemies’

In a speech delivered Aug. 27 at a meeting with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and the Iranian cabinet, Ayatollah Khamenei, Iran’s Supreme Leader, discussed the negotiations that led to the not-yet-approved nuclear agreement with the United States and five other nations.   Khamenei said concluding the negotiations was an “important achievement,” but then said Israel—which […]

Obama secures Iran nuclear deal with Barbara Mikulski vote

In a major victory for President Barack Obama, Democratic Sen. Barbara Mikulski of Maryland announced support for the Iran nuclear deal Wednesday, providing the White House the votes it needs to prevent Republicans from scuttling the agreement.   The announcement means that at least 34 senators — the number required by the Constitution to sustain […]

Obama’s deal with Iran survives, but will Israeli-American relations?

The number of United States senators planning to vote in favour of the nuclear deal agreed between the world powers and Iran two months ago in Vienna has reached the critical tally of 34. What this means is that President Barack Obama has now gained enough senators in favour of the agreement to deny the […]

White House Gets its Veto-Sustaining Support for Iran Deal as 34th Senator Approves

If Congress as expected votes after Labor Day to disapprove the Iran nuclear agreement, President Obama will almost certainly be able to veto the resolution safe in the knowledge that his action will not be overturned.   Thirty-three Senate Democrats have now signaled that they support the deal negotiated between Iran and six world powers, […]

Washington prepares for pivotal September vote in Congress on Iran nuclear deal

Advocates and skeptics of the Iran nuclear deal are plotting their final moves for support as Congress prepares to return from August recess next week to a consequential vote on the accord.   US President Barack Obama has nearly secured the votes necessary in the Senate to preserve the deal, which is to face a […]

Cheney: Iran deal will lead to first nuke attack since Nagasaki

“Nearly everything the president has told us about his Iranian agreement is false. He has said it will prevent the Iranians from acquiring nuclear weapons, but it will actually facilitate and legitimize an Iranian nuclear arsenal,” they wrote. “The Obama agreement will lead to a nuclear-armed Iran, a nuclear-arms race in the Middle East and, […]

Military experts: Iran already has nuclear weapons

In an interview, Vallely told WND that President Obama, Secretary of State John Kerry and chief White House adviser Valerie Jarrett “are treading on treason under the U.S. Constitution for aiding and abetting Iran, a known enemy of the United States, while throwing Israel, a longtime U.S. ally, to the wolves.”   They charge the […]