Iran nuclear deal
White House says payment wasn't "leverage," a word used by the State Department.
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The vote came on the anniversary of the Iran nuclear deal.
There is no guarantee the planes won't be used to airlift weapons and militia to Syria.
Jen Psaki attributed the deletion to "incompetence or lack of experience."
Cotton want to know who ordered video editors to delete part of an Iran deal briefing.
The Department admitted the 2013 video was intentionally edited.
Democratic objections to Sen. Tom Cotton's amendment have held up the bill.
"Here’s what the ayatollah and his buddies are telling us: You misjudged us."
Republicans couldn't overcome a Democratic filibuster for the second straight day.
In an Illinois congressional race, positions on the Iran nuclear deal have come to the forefront.
He also said "not much has changed" in terms of Iran as a threat.
Republicans have blasted the payment, which the White House insists wasn't a ransom.
The debate over the Iran nuclear deal shows no signs of winding down.
Historical succession theory may not work this time
"It's becoming more than just a coincidence. I think it's now a pattern," he said.
The video clip shows an exchange with a reporter over details of Iran talks.
Marie Harf says she had "no knowledge" of the editing.
The nuclear deal strains relations with Israel and Saudi Arabia beyond credulity.
DC press “literally know nothing,” said Ben Rhodes.
The US has never quite internalized what an Iran-dominated Persian Gulf would look like.
The widening rift between the U.S. and Saudi Arabia led Obama to a chilly reception.
Agreements will not save Israel from Iranian progress on nuclear weapons.
As the Saudis see it, the US cannot protect Saudi interests, nor even its own.