Biden nominees stress that US will not be rejoining Iran nuclear deal anytime soon
January 29, 2021
(JNS) — Several nominees for U.S. President-elect Joe Biden’s national security team acknowledged on Tuesday that the United States isn’t ready to rejoin the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, formally known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.
On Tuesday morning, Avril Haines, nominee for the director of national intelligence, remarked that Biden said that the United States would re-enter the JCPOA “if Iran comes back into compliance,” but things are “a long ways from that.”
She also told the U.S. Senate Select Committee on Intelligence that Biden “has also indicated in doing so...