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In Yet Another Secret Side Deal, Iran’s Nuclear Violations Won’t Be Publicly Disclosed (NRO 3/9/16)

NATIONAL REVIEW By Fred Fleitz On Monday, International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) director general Yukiya Amano explained what had up to this point been a mystery: namely, why its recent reports on Iran’s nuclear program have been so vague and contain

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Iran Conducts Missile Tests — But Will Get No More Than a Slap on the Wrist (National Review 3/8/16)

NATIONAL REVIEW By Fred Fleitz According to press reports, Iran tested several ballistic missiles over the last few days. These reportedly were tactical and short-range missiles with ranges between 180 and 400 miles. Iran reportedly is planning to launch a

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Heritage Foundation Panel: Can the Iran Nuclear Deal Stand?

Congressman Ron DeSantis (R-FL), Heritage Foundation Senior Fellow James Phillips, Director of Research, Washington Institute for Near East Policy Patrick Clawson, and Center for Security Policy Senior Vice President Fred Fleitz discuss the latest information on the Iran nuclear deal.

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Unlike Italy, France Refuses to Submit to Iranian President’s Islamist Demands (Epic Times, 1/28/16)

Would Iranian officials agree to shroud their culture to avoid offending a Western visitor? – By Fred Fleitz My skin crawled yesterday when I heard that Italian officials concealed nude Roman statues in a Rome museum to avoid offending Iranian President

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The Dangerous Fantasy behind Obama’s Iran Deal (NRO 1/26/16)

By Fred Fleitz On January 16, the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) announced that Iran had satisfied the conditions necessary to achieve a lifting of most international sanctions under its nuclear deal with the Obama administration. In exchange for reducing

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Iran deal is national security fraud (Fox News.com, 1/18/16)

By Fred Fleitz As the Obama administration celebrates what it claims is a great victory for its nuclear diplomacy with Iran, many Americans are scratching their heads and wondering how we got to this point given the many examples of

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Did the White House Use the NSA to Spy on Congress about the Iran Deal? (NRO 12/30/15)

NATIONAL REVIEW If true, the administration would seem to have violated major privacy laws. According to a bombshell Wall Street Journal article by Adam Entous and Danny Yadron, published online late Monday, the National Security Agency provided the White House

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Report: Iran Was Researching Nukes in 2009 (NRO, 12/2/15)

And it may still be happening. According to a sensitive International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) report leaked to the press today on possible past nuclear-weapons-related work by Iran (click here to read), the agency found that Iran engaged in “coordinated”

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Senate Democrats Favoring Iran Deal Have Blood On Their Hands (IBD 9/3/15)

Investor’s Business Daily Editorial Senate Democrats Favoring Iran Deal Have Blood On Their Hands The Iran Deal: President Obama has the 34 Democrat votes in the Senate to make his nuclear appeasement pact with terrorist Tehran a reality. Republicans share

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Some ‘Victory’ ─ Two-Thirds of the Senate and the Public Oppose Obama’s Iran Deal (NRO 9/3/15)

NATIONAL REVIEW September 3, 2015 News media were beside themselves with glee on Wednesday applauding President Obama for a great diplomatic victory after Senator Barbara Mikulski (D., Md.) became the 34th senator to come out in favor of the nuclear

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