“People were killed because of the actions of one of them.”
“This deal represents the same failed approach of the past that brought us to the current imminent threat we face from North Korea.”
“We need to see Russia choose to side with the civilized world…”
Regime change: Yes or no?
“…let’s think about the possible reasons for Russia’s failure.”
How do you say “America was never great” in Farsi?
Also the Muslim Brotherhood?
“I’d like to talk to you how we can ensure that Iran’s aggression does not go unanswered.”
“The Obama administration failed to respond adequately to Tehran’s malign actions…”
“The Khorramshahr medium-range ballistic missile flew 600 miles before exploding…”
“We’ve got to be able to meet with anyone that we need to if there’s a possibility that we could achieve peace.”
“…they did not respond to requests to slow down”
Quid pro quo.
“The two most active and powerful members of the enemy alliance are Russia and Iran.”
“…our hope and our desire and our preference is for the full implementation of the nuclear agreement.”
Iran, our partners in peace.
“when you give cash, we can’t track.”
Did it go to the bad Iranians or the REALLY bad Iranians?
White House: Don’t call us, we’ll call you.
“This is clearly a pattern, and it’s one we’re not happy about…”
“…some nuclear stocks and facilities were not in accordance with JCPOA limits on Implementation Day”
A toxic mix
“diplomatic historians and lawyers with expertise in international arbitration struggled to find any similar examples.”
“At one point, the Iranian boat came within 200 yards of one of the US Navy boats.”
“…similar to the results of an AP-GfK poll in July 2016.”
“Maybe [Americans] don’t feel as if our public life reflects our best.”