Senior members of the U.S. House Foreign Affairs Committee Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA) and Ted Poe (R-TX), Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission Co-Chairman Jim McGovern (D-MA), and Representatives Jim Costa (D-CA) and John Sarbanes (D-MD) condemned Turkish President Erdogan’s violent crackdown – both in Turkey and the U.S.
U.S. President Donald Trump has directed the National Security Council to review the international agreement on Iran's nuclear program and evaluate whether suspending sanctions "is vital to the national security interests of the United States."
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson revealed the review in a letter Tuesday to House Speaker Paul Ryan.
A senior Republican lawmaker on March 12 challenged U.S. President Donald Trump to prove his claim that his phone was tapped by predecessor Barack Obama during last year's election campaign - or else retract the unsubstantiated allegation.
Senator John McCain, a frequent Trump critic, issued his demand in an interview with CNN.