"We will not be able to stay” without security agreement, the Defense secretary said.
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"Powerful sanctions and a credible military threat" are also needed, he said.
“I believe the threat has become greater, not lesser,” Rep. Mike McCaul said.
“If the Iranians renege, if they cheat, then the deal is off," lawmaker said.
"I wouldn’t begin the process by conceding anything on enrichment,” Schiff said.
This news follows a short-term deal meant to slow Iran's nuclear program.
Obama said the chances of a permanent nuke deal with Iran are at best no more than even odds.
A bipartisan group of senators asked China to back off its territorial claims in the Pacific.
Obama insists deal has halted Iran's progress on nuclear weapon.
"Obama's decision to rebalance to the Pacific Basin is not in question,” Biden said.