President Trump waved sanctions several times, but today, as expected, Trump unilaterally pulled out of a nuclear deal with Iran.

Trump cancelled the deal despite pleas from European leaders and legitimate concerns in Congress.

Trump’s decision, announced at the White House, follows the failure of last-ditch efforts by Britain, France and Germany to convince him that his concerns about “flaws” in the accord could be addressed without violating its terms or ending it altogether.

Sen. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.), a sometime Trump critic, warned Tuesday that the ramifications of a U.S. withdrawal could reach beyond the Middle East.

“The agreement obviously had problems it didn’t address, Iran’s malign behavior or ballistic missiles. But after you’re in it and Iran has already realized the benefits of it ... to now allow them to get out of their obligations on the nuclear side would be foolhardy, in my view,” Flake told reporters. “And it also says more about our willingness to work with our allies. We’re having enough problems around the world in terms of our reliability, whether it’s trade or commercial engagements or security arrangements.”

Sanctions Reinstated

Full Video Statement

Trump refused to answer question about the pullout, instead briefly commenting on progress in North Korea.



When it comes to kidnapping, torture, lies, and stirring up trouble in the Mideast, the US is second to none.

Supposedly, Israel has proof Iran reneged on the deal. Let's see the proof.

EU Has Most to lose

Image placeholder title

Who's Telling the Truth?

Ominous Pullout

Hard-Liners, Israel Win - Everyone Else Loses

My Take

Dear Europe: Grow a Backbone on Something Important, Defy Trump on Sanctions

Mike "Mish" Shedlock

SOTU Address: Trump Delivered His Speech Very Well, But Too Little, Too Late

I watched Trump's entire address. I thought he delivered his message very well. But it will not persuade any Democrats.

Trump's Amazing Trade Deal: Details a Complete Mystery

At long last we have a deal. And it's an amazing one. For everybody. What's in the deal, however, is a mystery.

$9.5 Billion in Iran Boeing Deals Now Dead, Airbus Worse Off

Boeing and Airbus are among the first casualties in Trump's cancellation of the nuclear deal with Iran.

Trump Downplays North Korea Missile Tests, Says Deal With Iran Possible

Trump isn't worried about North Korea belligerently firing off missiles. He now thinks a deal with Iran is possible.

Theresa May Caught in Massive Lie: Leaked Brexit Deal Analysis Vindicates Trump

Theresa May refused to publish the complete legal analysis of the agreement she signed. Leaked analysis proves she lied.

Trump's Lies Won't Make Farmers Great Again: There Was No Deal on Agriculture

Trump's lies about the "deal" with Juncker have surfaced already.

Iraq to Expel US Troops, Iran Cancels Nuclear Agreement

In response to a Trump-made mess in the Mideast, the Iraqi parliament told the US to remove its troops.

Trump Hardball: Europe Pressured to Cancel Russia Pipeline to Avoid Trade War

Trump is pressuring Germany to cancel a natural gas pipeline deal with Russia. There are signs Merkel may cave in.

Farage Tells Huge Pack of Lies About Johnson's Brexit Deal

A debate rages over whether Johnson's deal with the EU actually delivers Brexit.