The nuclear deal forged by the Obama administration and allies "completely ignored all of the other serious threats that Iran poses", Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said from the department's ornate Treaty Room.
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson issued a threat of military confrontation with Iran Wednesday at a hastily called news conference in which he drew a direct parallel to Washington's reckless and increasingly risky confrontation with North Korea.
His tough words matched those of US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis, who said in a visit to Saudi Arabia on Wednesday that Iran's destabilising influence would have to be overcome to end the conflict in Yemen.
President Donald Trump ordered the review to evaluate whether suspension of sanctions related to the nuclear deal was "vital to the national security interests of the United States", Tillerson said.
As President Trump wages a rhetorical battle with North Korea over its nuclear program, his secretary of state says the nuclear deal with Iran will now be placed under review.
The Trump administration, however, has "no intention of passing the buck to a future administration". During last year's presidential campaign, he called for dismantling or renegotiating it. Republicans in Congress also have been critical, advocating new sanctions on Iran for supporting terrorism and for its ballistic missile program.
It was an attempt to clarify a State Department certification, issued shortly before a midnight deadline on Tuesday, that said Iran was complying with the nuclear agreement that also eased crippling worldwide sanctions against the Islamic republic's economy.
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In addition to the US, five other countries and the European Union agreed to lift sanctions against Iran in exchange for it's assurance it won't try to make or acquire a nuclear weapon.
The deal has allowed many Western companies to resume business with Iran, including Boeing, which has signed two major agreements to deliver dozens of planes to Iran.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani gives a press conference in Tehran on Jaunary 17, 2017, to mark the first anniversary of the implementation of the nuclear deal. "It's not clear we've achieved that result, and the economic relief they've received has been used on weapons systems and support for terrorism".
He also levelled a series of accusations at Iran - intensifying multiple conflicts including the one in Syria, undermining United States interests in several countries, continuing to support attacks against Israel, and sponsoring cyber and terror attacks across the world.
The deal represents the same "failed approach of the past" that brought us to the threat of North Korea, he noted.
Sanctions were lifted after the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) certified it had restricted its sensitive nuclear activities.
"Today Secretary Tillerson and the Trump administration placed the security of the American people and the world at grave risk". "So right now what we're seeing is the nations in the region...trying to checkmate Iran and the amount of disruption and instability they can cause".
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Others include the owners of the Houston Texans, the Washington Redskins, the Jacksonville Jaguars and the LA Rams. Jurors in the double-murder trial of ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez have begun their sixth day of deliberations.
Over Easter weekend, rescue ships plucked some 8,360 people from 55 different rubber dinghies and wooden boats off Libya's coast. Molinario noted that the numbers are constantly in flux and a week or two of poor weather could alter the year-on comparison.
The Rangers controlled the play for most of the second period as the Canadiens had only one shot on goal in the first 11 minutes. Karlsson and Markus Nutivaara went above and beyond the call of duty to keep the Columbus Blue Jackets alive.
The air carrier on late Friday said that, henceforth, crew members would be allocated seats at least an hour before departure. United Airlines spokeswoman Megan McCarthy said the passengers could take the compensation in cash, travel credits or miles.
SAMSUNG'S effort to regain consumer confidence and trust in the safety of its products has hit a slight snag. The devices will be available for purchase starting April 21 at any of the US Microsoft Store locations.
United States authorities will also conduct site visits to check on employers who hire H-1B visa holders over Americans. The ban is also expected to levy a blow to the tech industry, as many foreign nationals immigrate on the H-1B visa.
Not to mention, the notion that Trump spends all of his golf time engaged in foreign diplomacy is highly questionable. That number had not changed by 2017, according to a Fox News report citing the US Attorney's Office.
For the second time in three days, the Miami Marlins' bullpen let a no-hitter fall a few outs short of completion. Along with his fourth home run of the season, Yelich's catch in the first inning will be tough to top all season.
It entails the pitchers, both starters and relievers, combining to have a good night on the bump against a tough Astros team. Reddick would score from second, but Altuve would be thrown out trying to stretch a double into a triple by Mike Trought.
However, Australians already have a healthy interest in Amazon's goods and services, judging by Nielsen and Hitwise data. There's no date yet for when Amazon will launch, but in the short term it's good news.
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Happ is coming off a career season in 2016, posting a 20-4 record with a 3.18 ERA and a 1.17 WHIP over 195 innings pitched. He underwent an MRI on Monday, which revealed he did indeed have inflammation that supposedly isn't serious.
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It is not clear how Trump, now a federal employee, will navigate continuing ties to far-flung foreign business interests. I hate shopping, and I will go get some myself today", Conway said on national television in February.
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Diego Simeone intends to "squeeze the maximum" out of Atletico Madrid in the closing stages of the season. And the players don't hide that fact. "Cramp can turn into a pull, so it was just a precaution".
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He added that the event is run completely by about 100 volunteers that will ensure everything runs smoothly throughout the day. The Student Activities Board hosted its 27th annual hunt at Peaks to Plains Park on the MSUB campus.
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Wide receiver Danny Amendola also skipped the visit, thanking Trump " for the shout out " and saying he had a funeral to attend. Tom Brady His statement came after word of former teammate Aaron Hernandez's suicide, but Brady did not mention him.
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No one has claimed responsibility for the bombing, but Russian trains and planes have often been targeted by Islamist militants. The driver appeared in front of reporters on Tuesday looking exhausted but not visibly shaken by the events of the previous day.
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But that one would have condemned the USA missile strikes ordered by President Donald Trump in response to the chemical attack. Orrin Hatch, also of Utah, said he had "strong reservations" about authorizing the use of force in Syria.