Trump Risks 'Disaster' In Nixing Iran Deal, CIA Head Warns

Law360, Washington (November 30, 2016, 8:30 PM EST) -- It would be “disastrous” for the incoming Trump administration to make good on its promise to tear up the Iran nuclear agreement, CIA Director John Brennan said Tuesday.

Such a move would diminish U.S. credibility while emboldening Iranian hard-liners, marginalizing the Islamic Republic’s moderates and setting the stage for a regional arms race, Brennan said in an interview with the BBC.

“For one administration to tear up an agreement that a previous administration made would be almost unprecedented. It would really call into question any agreement...
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