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Lies, Damned Lies, and Polls

We’re not so cynical we would ever doubt a pollster, but we’re always suspicious of the folks who write their headlines. Consider the case of the latest numbers from The Washington Post and ABC News, which are neatly summarized as “Poll: Clear majority supports nuclear deal with Iran.” 490 more words

Politics

The key issues in the Iran nuclear negotiations

WASHINGTON—A world-changing coin flip.

Iran and a group of six world powers have until Tuesday to come up with a preliminary agreement on Iran’s nuclear program. 653 more words

World

John Kerry: The Nuance of Betrayal


This is not only amazing, but horrifying.
From reporter Laura Rozen:

At a time when Americans believe Barack Obama, John Kerry and the American Government may well be committing treason in… 80 more words

Politics

Russia and nuclear disarmament

Dr Alexander Yakovenko, Russian Ambassador to the UK, Deputy foreign minister (2005-2011) | RT | March 28, 2015

One of the most important tasks in the field of international security is to free the world from the threat posed by weapons of mass destruction.

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United States

Who are the nuclear scofflaws?

Given all the frothing by hawkish US Senators about Iran’s possible development of nuclear weapons, one might think that Iran was violating the nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT). 792 more words

Nuclear Weapons

Saudi Ambassador To U.S. Won't Rule Out Building Nukes

‘The Saudi Ambassador to the United States would not rule out the possibility of the Saudis creating their own nuclear bomb to counterbalance a nuclear-armed Iran in… 118 more words

Middle East & North Africa