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Iranian hard-liners hang petitions from the Azadi (Freedom) Tower in Tehran during a June 30 demonstration demanding a "good deal" in the nuclear negotiations between Iran and six world powers. Negotiators announced a deal Tuesday morning in Vienna. Vahid Salemi/AP hide caption

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President Obama is pressing hard for a nuclear agreement with Iran. But critics have cited his remark that Iran's 'breakout' time for acquiring nuclear material for a bomb might be very brief as parts of the deal expire. Maggie Starbard/NPR hide caption

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Obama's Remarks On Nuclear Deal Provide Fuel For Critics

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Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, will shepherd bills on Congress' reaction to the Iran framework deal struck by President Obama. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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In an interview with NPR's Morning Edition host Steve Inskeep, President Obama said Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is advocating a "foolish approach" to Iran and that he should "bone up on foreign policy." Mito Habe-Evans/NPR hide caption

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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry goes for a stroll along the shore of Lake Geneva on Sunday prior to renewed nuclear negotiations in Geneva with his Iranian counterpart. Fabrice Coffrini/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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