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National Edition News cover for April 3, 2015 - Obama, Iran hail breakthrough on nuclear deal: From left, European Union High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini, Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarifat, an unidentified Russian official, look on as British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond shakes hands with US Secretary of State John Kerry as they arrive at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, or Ecole Polytechnique Federale De Lausanne, in Lausanne, Switzerland, Thursday, April 2, 2015, after Iran nuclear program talks finished with extended sessions. The United States, Iran and five other world powers on Thursday announced an understanding outlining limits on Iran's nuclear program so it cannot lead to atomic weapons, directing negotiators toward achieving a comprehensive agreement within three months. (AP Photo/Brendan Smialowski, Pool)

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"Allowing Iran to retain thousands of centrifuges, keeping facilities such as Fordow open and not limiting Iran's ballistic missile program indicate to me that this deal is a colossal mistake," said Florida Sen. Marco Rubio. (Associated Press)

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Illustration on the need to reveal the details of the U.S. Iran nuclear deal by Alexander Hunter/The Washington Times

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Illustration on ISIS manipulation of the U.S. and Iran by Linas Garsys/The Washington Times

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Illustration on Iran's greater ambitions in the Middle East by Alexander Hunter/The Washington Times

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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, second left, U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz, left, British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond, center, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov, second right, and German Foreign Minister Frank Walter Steinmeier wait for the start of a meeting on Iran's nuclear program with other officials from France, China, the European Union and Iran at the Beau Rivage Palace Hotel in Lausanne, Switzerland Tuesday, March 31, 2015. (AP Photo/Brendan Smialowski, Pool)

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Saudi Arabian Ambassador to the United States Adel Al-Jubeir said the Houthis, widely believed to be backed by Iran, "have always chosen the path of violence." (Associated Press)

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Illustration on the Cotton letter's impact on nuclear talks with Iran by Alexander Hunter/The Washington Times

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National Edition Opinion cover for March 24, 2015 - How a bad Iran deal could destroy Israel (Illustration by Kevin Kreneck/Tribune Content Agency)

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Illustration on Iran's obtaining a nuclear weapon by Linas Garsys/The Washington Times

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In this picture released by an official website of the office of the Iranian supreme leader, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei delivers a speech in a public gathering in the city of Mashhad, northeastern Iran, Saturday, March 21, 2015. (AP Photo/Office of the Iranian Supreme Leader)

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National Edition News cover for March 20, 2015 - Intel assessment tempers words on Iran’s threat: Iranian soldiers march during an annual military parade in Tehran, Iran, Sunday, Sept, 22, 2013. On the eve of landmark trip to gather alongside Western leaders, Iran's president offered Sunday his most expansive vision that a deal to settle the impasse over Tehran's nuclear program could open doors for greater cooperation on regional flash points such as the Syrian civil war. (AP Photo/Ebrahim Noroozi)

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Benjamin Netanyahu's fervent criticism of the Obama administration's pursuit of an Iran nuclear deal is likely to continue to strain Israel's alliance with Washington. (Associated Press)

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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, right, walks around the grounds of the Beau-Rivage hotel during a break in negotiations with Iran's Foreign Minister Javad Zarif over Iran's nuclear program in Lausanne, Switzerland, Tuesday, March 17, 2015. Top U.S. and Iranian diplomats returned to talks on Tuesday, trying to resolve differences blocking a deal that would curtail Iran's nuclear program and ease sanctions on the country. (AP Photo/Brian Snyder, Pool)

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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, left, listens to Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, right, before resuming talks over Iran's nuclear program in Lausanne, Switzerland, Monday, March 16, 2015. (AP Photo/Brian Snyder, Pool)

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Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, who is also a member of the Assembly of Experts, arrives to attend a biannual meeting of the assembly in Tehran, Iran, Tuesday, March 10, 2015. Iran's most influential clerical body charged with choosing or dismissing the nation's supreme leader has elected a hard-line ayatollah as its new chairman, the official IRNA news agency reported on Tuesday. IRNA said Mohammad Yazdi, the deputy chairman of the 86-member Assembly of Experts, got 47 votes in his favor from among 73 clerics who attended the session. (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi)

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In this picture released by an official website of the office of the Iranian supreme leader, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei attends a meeting with a group of environmental officials and activists at his residence in Tehran, Iran, Sunday, March, 2015. (AP Photo/Office of the Iranian Supreme Leader)

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White House press secretary Josh Earnest speaks during his daily news briefing at the White House in Washington, Wednesday, March 4, 2015, where he answered questions including on Iran, and about former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's use of email. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

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In this March 3, 2015, photo, President Barack Obama speaks about Iran and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's speech to Congress during a meeting with Defense Secretary Ashton Carter in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. (Associated Press) **FILE**