The US pulls out of Iran Deal

The US pulls out of Iran Deal

It's a UN Security Council Resolution and it belongs to the entire world, " said Mogherini, who will chair talks Tuesday with the British, French, German and Iranian foreign ministers in Brussels.

Prices jumped 3 percent Wednesday after President Donald Trump said the us would scrap a 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and world powers that had eased restrictions on the Islamic Republic's crude exports.

She adds: "These facts are consistent with what the United States has long known: Iran has a robust, clandestine nuclear weapons program that it has tried and failed to hide from the world and from its own people".

French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said Friday on Europe-1 radio that Europe should not accept that the U.S. is the "world's economic policeman".

Iranian demonstrators burn representations of the US flag in Tehran, Iran on May 9, 2018. "How will that force Iran back to the table?" It's already spent $90 million to develop the field, and Iran's state oil company says it won't be compensated until production begins.

"The repeated attacks by the Zionist regime on Syrian territory were carried out under pretexts that were invented", he added.

The Iranian foreign minister said told reporters that he had had a good meeting with European Union foreign policy chief, adding they had discussed the ways to secure the interests of the remaining parties in the deal. The statement continued that the nuclear deal critics have not addressed what they would want in its place.

While Ushakov noted that the pact's signing had been planned for long time, the move coincides with the United States exit from the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran that set the stage for re-imposing painful economic sanctions against Iran and rattled many U.S. allies. Boeing has a big backlog on orders anyway, so it never got round to making its planes for Iran Air (80 aircraft for $17 billion) or Aseman Airlines (30 for $3 billion).

"The decision was made because it was viewed to be in the best interests of the United States and something the president had promised during the campaign", said David Friedman, the USA ambassador to Israel.

Tzuriel was in Ottawa one day after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's televised multimedia presentation trumpeted Iranian documents obtained by Israeli's intelligence agency, Mossad, that he said show Iran lied about pursuing nuclear weapons before signing the 2015 deal.

But while he talked up the prospect of renewed coordination with America's allies, another top aide reminded Europe its companies could face sanctions if they continue to do business with the Middle Eastern power.

"It's reminiscent of the saying attributed to Vladimir Lenin that the capitalists will sell us the rope with which we'll hang them", he said.

At his confirmation hearing in late April, current secretary of state and former head of the CIA Mike Pompeo said he has "seen no evidence that (Iran is) not in compliance (with JCPOA) today".

Trump administration officials say the move is simply a recognition of a reality and that they do not in any way intend to prejudge the outcome of final borders or sovereignty in a peace deal.

Riedel noted that the US was no longer playing the role it has traditionally occupied in the Middle East.

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