Tag Archives: Barack Obama

“Barack Obama didn’t just undermine our allies with the Iran deal—he undermined his own Justice Department”

THE FEDERALIST Obama’s Iran Deal Was Much Worse Than We Suspected by David Harsanyi April 24, 2017 What if Donald Trump had unilaterally shut down every investigation into Russian espionage, released over 20 suspected Russian spies, struck a deal to get … Continue reading

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“By dropping charges against major arms targets, #Obama administration infuriated Justice Department officials — and undermined its own counterproliferation task forces”

POLITICO Obama’s hidden Iran deal giveaway by Josh Meyer April 24, 2017 When President Barack Obama announced the “one-time gesture” of releasing Iranian-born prisoners who “were not charged with terrorism or any violent offenses” last year, his administration presented the … Continue reading

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Trump’s certification of the Iran Deal is a “placeholder during the review process” nothing more

WEEKLY STANDARD Iran on Notice by Lee Smith May 2017 …There is indeed a conversation ongoing within the administration, the result of a larger, comprehensive review of Iran policy. According to one administration official, “it is one of the major … Continue reading

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“For the world’s most dangerously ambitious and threatening tyrannies — from Russia to China, from North Korea to Iran — Obama’s neutering of American power over the past eight years created a host of opportunities that they eagerly seized”

THE HILL Trump juggles the foreign policy balls Obama dropped by Claudia Rosett April 16, 2017 The Trump administration is taking heat for striking a Syrian air base with Tomahawk missiles and hitting ISIS terrorists in Afghanistan with a MOAB, … Continue reading

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Looking back at the #Obama years, “an accounting of the Democrats’ legacy in the Middle East, and where they can go from here”

TABLET MAG Obama’s Ghosts by Martin Peretz April 12, 2017 …[Michael] Oren is a diplomat, both politically and psychologically. He veers away from hysteria, Jewish hysteria especially, about anti-Semitism in America or about Israel. But since the publication of his memoir … Continue reading

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“The Russia story is a replay of how the former White House smeared pro-Israel activists in the lead-up to the Iran Deal”

TABLET MAG The Obama Administration Allegedly Spied on Pro-Israel Activists. Did They Do the Same to Trump? by Lee Smith April 5, 2017 …During the long and contentious lead-up to the Iran Deal the Israeli ambassador was regularly briefing senior … Continue reading

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VDH: “Trump seems radical only to the radicals who aim to take America far, far left”

NATIONAL REVIEW Journey to the Center of the Country by Victor Davis Hanson April 4, 2017 …Trump seeks to finish the border wall that was authorized and started by others. And he is called nativist, racist, and worse, largely because … Continue reading

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