1:00 pm ET || Holds a press conference 2:20 pm ET || Departs White House 4:20 pm CT || Arrives North Texas Regional Airport 5:45 pm CT || Delivers remarks on expanding economic opportunity for communities across the country, including the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma; Durant High School, Durant, Oklahoma 7:25 pm CT || Departs North Texas Regional Airport 8:10 pm CT || Arrives Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
President Obama Wednesday will hold an East Room press conference to try to explain what on earth he was thinking when he agreed to the deal with Iran. The proceedings will begin at 1:00 pm Obama Standard Time, which is generally Eastern Time plus about twenty minutes. I will live stream it for you.
And now we must turn to the question, what will Israel do now that Iran is guaranteed nuclear weapons under today’s deal? I’ve read some reports that Israel has already waited too long and that it would be difficult for it to take out the Iranian nuclear weapons program. I’ve also read that if the Israeli air force dropped by Iran for a visit, it could
Speaking at the White House this morning, President Obama expressed confidence that the United States could hold Iran to the agreement. “We will be in a position to verify all these commitments,” Obama said. “Inspectors will be able to access any suspicious locations.” Sanctions against Iran will be lifted gradually, Obama said, and if Iran violates the deal, “all these sanctions will snap back into
The United States and other world powers this morning announced a deal addressing Iran’s nuclear weapons program for at least ten years. The agreement restricts Iran’s nuclear programs in exchange for the lifting of sanctions against the country. However, the agreement may be flawed. According several reports, many people are planning to live longer than ten years and could become adversely affected if they do. According to other