White House political commentator JC Bua discusses the Iranian nuclear deal and what it means for the Middle East. Following his question to Press Secretary Josh Earnest, Bua highlights that Pakistan is a nuclear nation. With tensions rising in the region, a lot of uncertainty remains as to what will happen in Yemen, Iran and surrounding countries.
Secretary of State John Kerry recently traveled to Switzerland to meet with Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif. Many countries support the deal that would reduce Irans nuclear abilities, but allow them some freedoms. Iran currently has nearly 20,000 centrifuges and some countries would like that number to be closer to 1,000.
As the United States works towards a nuclear deal with Iran, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has been outspoken about a potential agreement. News2Share’s Trey Yingst asks White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest about President Obama’s plans to maintain a positive relationship with the Israelis. Netanyahu is concerned that if the US reaches an agreement, Nuclear capabilities could be used against Israel in the future.