|08/24/15||The ultimate argument in favor of the Iran deal Read more: http://www.politico.com/story/2015/08/iran-nuclear-deal-argu||politico.com|
|Want to bomb Iran? Then support the nuclear deal.
That’s the provocative argument coming from Obama administration officials and other backers of the deal as they promote it before a crucial vote in Congress next month.|
|03/29/15||What to look for in an Iran nuclear deal||politico.com|
|As President Barack Obama pushes to reach a nuclear deal with Iran by a Tuesday deadline, a small army of critics — from congressional Republicans to Israeli leaders to the Saudi royal family — is ready to pounce on any weaknesses to persuade Congress and the global community to turn against the pact.
“They are about to make a mistake for the ages,” Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham said last week.|
|03/18/15||Israel's shield no more?||politico.com|
|In the wake of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s decisive reelection, the Obama administration is revisiting longtime assumptions about America’s role as a shield for Israel against international pressure.
Angered by Netanyahu’s hard-line platform toward the Palestinians, top Obama officials would not rule out the possibility of a change in American posture at the United Nations, where the U.S. has historically fended off resolutions hostile to Israel.
And despite signals from Israel suggesting that Netanyah...|