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Iran would get nuclear help from West in proposed agreement

...previous years.Graham Allison, who directs Harvard's Belfer Center think tank, told the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee that Khamenei's ban on visits to military facilities would be "a show-stopper" for a deal.The West...
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My Turn: Sen. Dan Sullivan explains his views on the Iran deal and why

...resident Richard Moniak raised questions about an earlier column I wrote in this paper, and about the Senate Foreign Relations Committee's recent passage of the Iran Nuclear Agreement Review Act of 2015, which I co-sponsored. If the act passes...
Kerry, Iran FM hold nuke talks in NY

...quite frankly, and we'll see where we end up," Sherman said.The bill was approved 19-0 by the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. It has 62 co-sponsors from both parties.The legislation would block Obama from waiving congressional...
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White House OKs Congress' say on an Iran agreement

...from developing nuclear weapons.The Senate Foreign Relations Committee unanimously approved the compromise bill shortly...Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., chairman of Foreign Relations Committee.Corker said Secretary of State John Kerry...
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GOP tries to undercut nuclear deal with Iran

...united. One significant signature missing from Monday's letter was Bob Corker of Tennessee, the Senate Foreign Relations Committee chairman. Action on any new legislation challenging the administration's strategy would be likely to begin...
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Empire Editorial: Is there an upside to blasting away at Syria?

...actions taken against Syria's military as the U.S. Congress prepares to take up the issue.The Senate Foreign Relations Committee seems less circumspect, voting Wednesday 10-7 in a bipartisan effort joined by Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz...
Former gov steps in to smooth-over potential diplomatic issue

...had other commitments."Murkowski is an old hand in Asian affairs, having chaired the U.S. Senate's Foreign Relations Committee's East Asia subcommittee for years while he was in the Senate.There may have been more to Parnell's declining...
Murkowski hopeful on passing Law of the Sea treaty

...U.S. Chamber of Commerce, and the military."Anybody with a star on their shoulder has sat before the Foreign Relations Committee and testified about why it's so important, so critical, to this nation," she said.She has worked with...
This Day in History

...communities recover from recent Western wildfires. In 2004, Secretary of State Colin Powell told the Senate Foreign Relations Committee that abuses by government-supported Arab militias in Sudan qualified as genocide against the black African...
Outside editorial: Politics over safety

...nuclear-arms treaty with Russia, claiming there is no time before the lame-duck session ends. The Senate Foreign Relations Committee approved ratification by a 14-4 vote in September, with three Republicans joining the majority. The importance...


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