Diplomacy Works Digest

Every week, Diplomacy Works produces a digest that compiles the most important Iran Deal news and fact checks our opponents’ claims. Click here to subscribe and read previous editions below.

January 5, 2018: Wendy Sherman’s take on the President’s misreading of the protests in Iran; fact checking Vice President Pence

December 15, 2017: Congress let’s the 60 day window for expediting nuclear deal violating sanctions back into existence expire; fact checking Nikki Haley.

December 8, 2017: Americans strongly support the JCPOA; Andrew Lappin says Congressional Democrats are turning on the Iran deal…and that gets a fact check!

December 1, 2017: Why the US-UK divide on the Iran nuclear deal matters; fact checking regional attitudes to the nuclear agreement

November 17, 2017: Ambassador Pickering stands by the Iran deal; fact checking Mosaic Magazine

November 3, 2017: Uzi Eilam discusses the deal and how it benefits Israel; Congressman Bill Foster drops some science on us; fact checking Ambassador Edelman and General Wald

October 27, 2017: Israeli experts disagree with Netanyahu; fact checking Mark Penn’s outlier poll

October 20, 2017: A letter from 25 former foreign ministers; fact checking Nikki Haley (again)

October 16, 2017: A special edition on decertification; nixing the nuclear deal endangers Israel; fact checking H.R. McMaster on compliance

October 13, 2017: Decertification digest with former Secretary of State Kerry’s statement

October 6, 2017: The Kerry/Moniz dream team weigh in; debunking Dubowitz (again)

September 29, 2017: “Trump Goes Rogue on Iran”; what our European allies are saying; fact checking Michael Rubin on the Additional Protocol

September 22, 2017: Lots of JCPOA news after UNGA; fact checking Secretary Tillerson and the “sunset clauses argument”

September 15, 2017: Sanctions waivers reissued; Israel’s entire intelligence and military establishment believes the JCPOA is working; fact checking the Foundation for Defense of Democracies again

September 8, 2017: We fact check Ambassador Haley’s alternative facts-based case for decertifying Iran’s compliance with the deal

September 1, 2017: Eighth IAEA report shows Iran is complying with the JCPOA; fact checking Moshe Aren; the Iran Deal bolsters Israel’s security too

August 25, 2017: Will the President recertify Iran’s compliance with the JCPOA?; mistranslations are leading to sensationalized Iran deal coverage

August 18, 2017: The New York Times editorial board says the JCPOA needs to stay in place; fact checking coverage of Rouhani’s speech

August 11, 2017: 47 national security propose a path forward with Iran that relies on the JCPOA; threats from North Korea demonstrate the value of the deal

August 4, 2017: Killing the Iran Deal could start the next Middle East war; fact checking Secretary of State Rex Tillerson

July 28, 2017: President Trump wants to scrap the Deal; nuclear non-proliferation is based on facts, not whether we “like” a country

July 21, 2017: Are we on the path to war with Iran?; fact checking Ambassador John Bolton

July 14, 2017: The Iran Deal turns two; retired military leaders write President Trump about its importance

July 7, 2017: The Iran Deal faces death by 1,000 cuts; fact checking Mark Dubowitz (Iran is not the Soviet Union)

June 30, 2017: IAEA report number 7; fact checking Ambassador Nikki Haley

June 23, 2017: The economic case for the deal; missiles into Syria

June 16, 2017: The JCPOA is a gold standard for nonproliferation agreements; Iran’s compliance with the deal is a fact, not a political wedge

June 9, 2017: Trump’s “America First” will lead to an America that is alone and behind; the facts on heavy water

June 2, 2017: Fact checking the Foundation for Defense of Democracies; our statement on the President’s Paris Agreement decision

May 26, 2017: Rouhani reelected; S.722; Trump’s trip to the Middle East

May 19, 2017: Sanctions waivers reissued; fact checking the Trump Administration; Tony Blinken on The Axe Files