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President Trump’s exaggerated claims about the North Korea deal

Trump boasts about the North Korea nuclear deal almost daily, but many of his claims are exaggerated, misleading or implausible.

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Fact-checking President Trump’s claims about the North Korea deal

President Trump views his diplomacy as a great triumph. We check his facts and claims.

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CIA director nominee Haspel and the destruction of interrogation tapes: Contradictions and questions

The nominee for CIA director insists she did not realize the tapes would be destroyed. But questions and contradictions linger.

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Fact-checking President Trump’s reasons for leaving the Iran nuclear deal

The president heaped criticism on the Iran deal, but his claims don't tell the whole story.

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Trump’s claim that Iran could build nuclear weapons in seven years

The president was off-target when he said Iran could build nuclear weapons in seven years despite a range of restrictions.

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Video: Were Bush’s ‘enhanced interrogation techniques’ derived from military training?

This video fact check offers a guide to the debate over whether “enhanced interrogation techniques” led to Osama bin Laden

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A year later: Does Trump’s Mexico City policy ban funds to groups that ‘even mention’ abortion?

The increased breath of the Mexico City policy under President Trump inches NARAL's claim toward accuracy, but it's not quite there.

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The harsh interrogations of al-Qaeda detainees: Was it ‘torture’ and did it help find bin Laden?

Each side picks and chooses facts in order to make their case. Here's a guide to the torture debate.

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Does the Palestinian Authority pay $350 million a year to ‘terrorists and their families’?

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says the Palestinians pay $350 million a year to terrorists. But that's a very fuzzy number.

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Was Obama’s $1.7 billion cash deal with Iran prohibited by U.S. law?

The Fact Checker was challenged on Twitter. So we rechecked the facts.

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