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Obama says 'nothing new' in Netanyahu's Iran speech

Tuesday, March 03, 2015 - 01:47

President Obama says he didn't watch Netanyahu's address to Congress, but he did read a transcript and says the Israeli Prime Minister ''didn't offer any viable alternatives'' on Iran. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) President Barack Obama on Tuesday told reporters "as far as I can tell, there was nothing new" in Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's address to Congress panning U.S.-led nuclear talks with Iran. "The Prime Minister didn't offer any viable alternatives," Obama said, urging Congress to wait to evaluate a nuclear deal with Iran until an agreement is finalized. Obama said that he would only agree to a deal that prevents Iran from obtaining a nuclear weapon.

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Obama says 'nothing new' in Netanyahu's Iran speech

Tuesday, March 03, 2015 - 01:47