National security adviser John Bolton listens as President Donald Trump speaks during a cabinet meeting at the White House, April 9, 2018, in Washington. (AP/Evan Vucci)
Iran Deal

White House Retracts False Claim on Iran Nuclear Program Citing Clerical Error

After admitting its “clerical error” to reporters, the White House quietly deleted its previous tweet publicizing the statement—which came shortly after Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s “bizarre” speech claiming Iran is violating the terms of the nuclear deal.