State Dep’t Calls Netanyahu’s Iran Claims ‘Rhetoric,’ ‘Overstated,’ ‘Oversimplification’

patrick.goodenough | March 3, 2015
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State Department spokeswoman Marie Harf had some cutting criticism for Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu Tuesday, describing his assertions on the Iran nuclear issue variously as “rhetoric and nothing more,” “a little overstated and just not accurate,” “gross oversimplification” and “scary hypotheticals.”

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