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It's not time for Congress to play 'bad cop' on Iran
It's not time for Congress to play 'bad cop' on Iran

Washington has been diverted in recent days by the drama created when House Republicans — without consulting the Obama administration — invited Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to address Congress next month on the subject of Iran's nuclear program. Presumably he will repeat his warning that “the greatest danger facing humanity could soon be upon us: a militant Islamic regime armed with nuclear weapons.” The invitation to Netanyahu isn't that significant in itself. But it is part of a larger congressional effort — not limited to Republicans — to meddle in negotiations taking place between Iran and the so-called P5 plus 1 — the...

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