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Merkel Attacks Trump’s Pullout from Iran Deal, Gets Peace Prize

ASSISI, Italy (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel lamented Saturday that U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to pull his country out of the Iran nuclear accord was making the situation in the Middle East “even more difficult” and warned Europeans to be skeptical of “easy” solutions promised by populists.

Iran has so far seen only around $3 billion in previously frozen assets returned since it struck a nuclear deal with world powers, says US Secretary of State John Kerry

One Year Later: Is the World Safer with the Iran Nuclear Deal?

July 14 marked one year since the Iranian regime and six world powers (P5 +1) reached the historic and controversial nuclear accords, otherwise known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), begging the question as to whether the world is a safer and more stable place.

An Israeli F-16I jet is seen after landing during a display for foreign media at the Ramon air force base in the Negev Desert, southern Israel, on October 21, 2013.

Ex-IAF General: Israel Capable Of Destroying Iran’s Nuclear Program

TEL AVIV – The IDF is capable of destroying Iran’s nuclear facilities with a preemptive strike, the head of the Institute for National Security Studies (INSS) said on Saturday. “The Israeli Air Force can meet the challenge of destroying Iran’s nuclear reactors

Ed Royce

EXCLUSIVE – Ed Royce: Obama Robbed the Iranian People

BEVERLY HILLS — Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Rep. Ed Royce (R-CA) said the Obama Administration essentially robbed the Iranian people of their chance at freedom from the oppressive theocratic regime, citing a missed opportunity during the Islamic Republic’s 2009 presidential election.

Benjamin Netanyahu

As Deal Kicks in, PM Credits Israel with Deferring Iran Nukes

The Times of Israel reports: Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday said Israeli efforts had put a nuclear bomb out of Iran’s reach for the time being, a day after the implementation of the landmark accord and the removal of

Ed Royce (Chip Somodevilla / Getty)

Ed Royce Slams Obama’s ‘Naivete’ as Iran Deal Takes Effect

House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Rep. Ed Royce (R-CA) issued a statement on “Adoption Day” of the Iran deal this Sunday, claiming that the Obama Administration “is looking more naive by the day” in its faith that the Iranian regime will live up to its end of the bargain when considering their activity over the last three months–let alone 35 years.

Adam Schiff and Schwarzenegger (Justin Sullivan / Getty)

Schiff Says Iran Deal ‘In Best Interest of Israel, United States’

Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA), the ranking Democrat on the House intelligence committee, announced Monday that he has come out in favor of the Iran deal, despite having been skeptical of it from the start. Schiff has stated that he believes the deal is good for the United States and Israel.