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How is any relationship possible if one side won’t even allow the other to be heard?

On the first COMMENTARY podcast of the week, we take up the Trump White House's move on the Iran deal, its declarations on health care,...
Iran deal

From all the behind-the-scenes reporting, it seemed as though the Trump White House was of two minds on the Iran nuclear accords. The president wanted...
Iran deal

Donald Trump has the ability to adopt smart positions and make them seem dangerous. Barack Obama, for his part, often did dangerous things and made them...
Iran nuclear deal

What’s more important to European leaders and American proponents of the Iran deal? Preserving the accord or preventing an Iranian nuclear fait accompli? As recertification looms...
Iran

On June 18, the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps launched missiles at Syrian opposition bases. While Iranian officials previously said that their missiles could strike with...
Iran

A senior Iranian cleric’s observation this week that Iranian missiles could hit Tel Aviv in seven minutes made international headlines and was a useful reminder...
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As John Podhoretz wrote, these are days of promise and opportunity for America’s political media professionals. So far, they’re squandering their shot. By indulging in...
Iran deal

Yesterday, the White House released a “Statement by the President” marking the one-year anniversary of the Iran Deal. The White House will probably not celebrate...
Iran

Supporters of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) are wringing their hands at what might become of the deal under a Trump administration. After...
Iran nuclear deal

At his valedictory press conference last week, President Obama listed the Iran nuclear deal among his proudest accomplishments. But though the president claimed it “ensured...
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“If Russia, or some other entity, was hacking, why did the White House wait so long to act?” asked President-elect Donald Trump on Thursday morning....