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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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President Trump: Ignore the Iran Deal ‘fixers’ and just kill it (The Hill, 1/11/18)

The Hill By Fred Fleitz A furious effort is underway this week by supposed Iran deal opponents in the Trump administration and Congress to convince President Trump to continue the fraudulent nuclear deal with Iran (the JCPOA) by extending sanctions lifted by

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Trump Should Kill the Iran Nuclear Deal, for the Dissidents and Protesters (NRO, 1/8/18)

NATIONAL REVIEW By Fred Fleitz It endangers global security and bolsters a brutal theocratic regime. President Trump will make some important decisions this month that could not only end the controversial 2015 nuclear agreement with Iran but also convey America’s

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Trump was right to put the Iran nuclear deal on death row (Fox News Opinion, 10/27/17)

FoxNewsOpinion.com By Fred Fleitz President Trump was right to sharply criticize the 2015 international nuclear agreement with Iran Friday and say that Congress and other nations must set stricter conditions for Iranian behavior in order to keep the U.S. from

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45 National Security Experts Urge Trump to Withdraw From Iran Deal (Wash. Free Beacon, 9/21/17)

Washington Free Beacon September 21, 2017 By Charles Fain LehmanA group of 45 national security experts signed a letter released Tuesday that calls on President Donald Trump to withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal.The letter, released by the Center for Security Policy,

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The Iran Deal’s Backers Are Getting Desperate (NRO, 9/13/17)

Don’t be fooled by their misleading arguments for remaining a party to this terrible agreement. NATIONAL REVIEW By Fred Fleitz — September 13, 2017 Supporters of the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran, otherwise known as the JCPOA, are worried. They

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Fleitz Breaks Story That Obama Admin Knew North Korea Could Arm Missiles With Nukes (Fox News, 8/9/17)

On August 9, 2017, Fred Fleitz, a former CIA analyst and Senior Vice President with the Center for Security Policy revealed on the Fox News  program “Fox and Friends” a key detail omitted from a bombshell Washington Post story that the

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