Competing with “Hillary the Liar” Clinton for historic championship lying, Barry comes out with his usual certainty about his lies:
Obama defends Iran payment, says was not ‘some nefarious deal’
President Barack Obama on Thursday strongly pushed back against criticism that the administration’s payment of $400 million in cash to Iran amounted to ransom in exchange for the release of American prisoners.
Iran released the five detainees on Jan. 16 after the United States had agreed to grant clemency to seven Iranians held mostly for sanctions violations and drop charges against 14 Iranians overseas. The payment, which the administration announced the following day, coincided with the lifting of international sanctions against Tehran as part of a historic nuclear deal reached last year…..Please read further: