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Positive news on the sanctions front, maybe

Bob Menendez may be backing off of his plan to kill the Iran talks:

Sen. Bob Menendez (D-N.J.) is considering delaying the introduction of his Iran sanctions bill until March, which would give him more time to gather support from wavering Democrats, according to a recent interview.

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America F*ck Yeah

U.S. to Award Iran $11.9 Billion Through End of Nuke Talks

Washington Free Beacon, by Adam Kredo, Jan. 21, 2015:

The Obama administration on Wednesday paid $490 million in cash assets to Iran and will have released a total of $11.9 billion to the Islamic Republic by the time nuclear talks are scheduled to end in June, according to figures provided by the State Department. 746 more words

Counter Jihad Report

Boehner — Not Obama — Asks Israeli Prime Minister to Address Congress

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has accepted an invitation to speak to a joint session of Congress on February 11. But it’s not the White House that asked him to come. 540 more words

The Cable

Tell the Senate to support patient, persistent diplomacy with Iran

The U.S. and its international allies are within reach of a peaceful resolution to the issue of Iran’s nuclear program. Negotiations about Iran’s nuclear program look very promising, with a framework agreement likely by March and a final deal possible by a June deadline. 356 more words

Peace Action

Promote Peace in the Press! Tell Senate Dems to support diplomacy with Iran, not sanctions and war - Target List and Sample Letters to the Editor

Senate Republicans, aided and abetted by some (even supposedly liberal) Democrats, are dead set on passing legislation to impose new economic sanctions on Iran, which will almost surely scuttle the promising negotiations around Iran’s nuclear program. 819 more words

Peace Action

U.S. Privately Admits Iran Nuke Violations But Publicly Denies

By Ryan Mauro:

The U.S. government is privately telling the United Nations that Iran is violating the interim nuclear agreement, even as U.S. says publicly that Iran is in compliance. 343 more words

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