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Trump knows Iran is dangerous, nuke deal is flawed – but liberals still desperate to save it (Fox News Opinion, 9/24/19)

Liberals continue to lie that Iran is complying with the 2015 nuclear deal

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Why Is France Offering $15 Billion to Appease Iran? (Newsmax, 9/6/19)

Newsmax.com September 6, 2019 By Fred Fleitz Despite growing evidence that Iran has been violating the 2015 nuclear deal (the JCPOA) as well as recent Iranian provocations in the Persian Gulf, including seizing ships and shooting down a U.S. drone,

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Fred Fleitz: Trump knows his Iran strategy is working – Now the ball is in Tehran’s court (Fox News Opinion, 6/25/19)

Such rants will have no effect on President Trump because he knows his approach to Iran is working – he has no need to offer Tehran concessions. Trump remains open to talks with Iran to find a diplomatic solution that addresses the full range of threats posed by Iran. If Iran wants to negotiate an end to U.S. sanctions, it will need to agree to significant concessions. The ball is in Iran’s court.

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Five Myths About President Trump’s Withdrawal from the Iran Nuclear Deal (May 14, 2019)

Center for Security Policy By Fred Fleitz May 8, 2019 marked the one-year anniversary of one of President Trump’s most important foreign policy decisions – withdrawing from the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran, the JCPOA. This was a controversial decision

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Understanding the Surge in Tensions with Iran (NRO, 5/9/19)

NATIONAL REVIEW May 9, 2019 By Fred Fleitz Tehran’s new threats are a sign that U.S. policy is working. Over the weekend, the White House announced it was sending an aircraft-carrier strike group and bombers to the Middle East in

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Nine Months Later, Trump’s Iran Deal Withdrawal Is a Clear Success (NRO, 2/7/19)

NATIONAL REVIEW February 7, 2019 By Fred Fleitz Europe is coming to acknowledge and act on the nuclear threat posed by Tehran. Despite howls of protest by the Left, the foreign-policy establishment, and European leaders, and contrary to misleading assessments

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Gertz interviews Fleitz on election meddling (Washington Free Beacon, 11/6/18)

Outgoing NSC chief of staff Fleitz warns foreign states of ‘dire consequences’ for interference in midterms

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Obama Allies Scheme to Kneecap Trump’s New National Security Team (Washington Free Beacon, 5/31/18)

By Adam Kredo Organizations and individuals entrenched in the Obama administration’s pro-Iran echo chamber are engaging in a new plot to defame top White House national security officials, a campaign that mirrors a successful effort by these same groups to

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Trump Dumps Iran Deal — Hallelujah (NRO, 5/9/18)

NATIONAL REVIEW By Andrew McCarthy The Iran deal empowered the totalitarians. Trump’s exit squeezes them. resident Trump’s withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal is the greatest boost for American and global security in decades. If you think that is an

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Fred Fleitz: Obama ‘Blatantly Ignored’ Iran’s Nuclear Violations (Newsmax, 5/5/18)

Newsmax.com By David Patten At least one U.S. national-security expert was unfazed by Israeli Prime Minister’s revelations of a treasure trove of intelligence data documenting Iran’s rogue program to develop nuclear weapons. Fred Fleitz, a long-time CIA officer and congressional

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