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Reason behind Hollande/Rouhani lunch cancellation is ‘the most French thing that’s ever happened’

Nude statues in Rome might have been covered so as to not offend the visiting Hassan Rouhani, but when the Iranian president went to France, President Francois Hollande refused to cover up a menu item: Sometimes you just have to draw the line! Read more: http://twitchy.com/2016/01/28/reason-behind-hollanderouhani-lunch-cancellation-is-the-most-french-thing-thats-ever-happened/

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Bernie Sanders takes heat for vote against sanctions, saying they could ‘endanger’ Iran nuclear deal

By an overwhelming 98-2 vote, the Senate passed Sen. Bob Corker’s“Countering Iran’s Destabilizing Activities Act of 2017” Thursday, with Sen. Rand Paul and Sen. Bernie Sanders being the only nay votes. Although the act imposes sanctions on Iran, anamendment which imposessanctions on Russia and blocksthe president’s power to lift or ease those sanctionsgrabbed the most attention in the headlines. Senate approves new Russia sanctions and prevents White House from making changes without congressional review. https://t.co/uBVGyh6vYp pic.twitter.com/0pWneKACNi — […]

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