Iranian Nuclear Program

Trump can't abandon Iran nuclear deal

Trump can't abandon Iran nuclear deal

Against all advice, President Donald Trump is insisting that the Iran nuclear deal negotiated by the Obama administration is so flawed that it should either be revised or scrapped altogether. He’s flat-out wrong, and dangerously so.

Never mind that Iran has warned all bets are off if the U.S. pulls out of the agreement, or that America’s allies are urging the president to leave well enough alone. It’s obvious to them, as it should be to Mr. Trump and his advisers, that given North Korea’s recent nuclear weapons and ballistic missile provocations, now is no time to unravel an internationally backed accord that may be our last best hope of preventing...

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