Secretary of State Mike Pompeo

House GOP seeks to block Iran sanctions waivers

House Republicans are moving to dismantle the last remaining portions of the controversial Iran nuclear deal. Congresswoman Liz Cheney will reportedly introduce legislation that would revoke sanctions waivers given to Ira’ by the Trump administration.

Pompeo seeks faster progress with North Korea after recent rocket launch

In an apparent resumption of weapons testing, North Korea recently fired two projectiles into its eastern sea. This is their 13th weapons test this year and the first since the Trump administration’s latest attempts to restart negotiations stalled. The South Korean military said the projectiles flew 230 miles into North Korea’s eastern sea.