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Donald Trump scrapped Iran nuclear deal just to irk Barack Obama: Leaked memo

A leaked memo from UK's former ambassador to the US claims that Donald Trump had pulled out of the Iran nuclear deal for 'personality reasons'.

Jul 14, 2019, 08:37 AM IST

Germany, France, UK, EU urge Iran to revert to upholding nuclear deal

"Iran has stated that it wants to remain within the JCPoA. It must act accordingly by reversing these activities and returning to full JCPoA compliance without delay," they added.

Jul 09, 2019, 21:07 PM IST

Iran foreign minister to meet Sushma Swaraj today with focus on nuclear deal

The Iranian foreign ministry in a release said, "Iranian Foreign Minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, will travel to the Indian capital of New Delhi..to hold talks with Indian officials."

May 14, 2019, 06:26 AM IST

Donald Trump uses Game of Thrones meme to target Iran

Winter is coming. So are sanctions!

Nov 03, 2018, 07:00 AM IST

Pakistan expresses support for Iran's stand on nuclear deal

Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif is in Pakistan and held talks with his counterpart Shah Mahmood Qureshi.

Aug 31, 2018, 21:41 PM IST

US withdrawal from Iran nuclear deal benefits no one: Rouhani

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, who`s on a visit here on Wednesday, said that no one will get benefits from US withdrawal from the nuclear deal.

Jul 05, 2018, 07:19 AM IST

Sushma Swaraj holds talks with her Iranian counterpart Javad Zarif, says India only recognises UN sanctions

The US in May 2018 pulled out from the landmark Iran nuclear deal of 2015 under which Tehran had agreed to stop its sensitive nuclear activities in return for the lifting of crippling economic sanctions. Announcing the decision, President Donald Trump had reimposed sanctions against Iran which were suspended after the nuclear deal was finalised three years back.
 

May 28, 2018, 22:31 PM IST

US to impose 'strongest sanctions in history' on Iran

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo warned Tehran would be hit with the "strongest sanctions in history" and cautioned European firms against continuing to do business with it.

May 22, 2018, 12:22 PM IST

Iran says EU promising to salvage nuclear deal despite Trump move

Iran`s nuclear chief Ali Akbar Salehi has said his country hoped the EU would manage to salvage the 2015 deal, in which Tehran agreed to curb its nuclear programme in return for the lifting of most Western sanctions.

May 19, 2018, 22:13 PM IST

Donald Trump warns Iran of 'severe consequences' if it resumes nuclear programme

I would advise Iran not to start their nuclear program, Trump said in his warning to Tehran.

May 10, 2018, 09:58 AM IST

Iran President Hassan Rouhani seen as lame duck after US counterpart Trump ditches deal

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani put his political life on the line to champion a nuclear deal with Western powers in the face of fierce opposition from hardliners at home.

May 10, 2018, 06:21 AM IST

Fear, loathing and dismay in Iran as Trump exits nuclear deal

President Donald Trump on Tuesday announced that the United States was withdrawing from the nuclear deal and reimposing sanctions on Iran.

May 10, 2018, 00:17 AM IST

US walks out of 'one-sided' Iran nuclear deal, risks conflict in Middle East and alienating allies

Former US President Barack Obama, who forged the deal in association with others, said that Trump`s decision to withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal, was "misguided."

May 09, 2018, 06:52 AM IST

Donald Trump pulls US from Iran nuclear deal, to revive sanctions

The 2015 deal, worked out by the United States, five other international powers and Iran, eased sanctions on Iran in exchange for Tehran limiting its nuclear programme.

May 09, 2018, 00:44 AM IST

Donald Trump announces US withdrawal from nuclear deal with Iran, alienates European allies

The fallout of the announcement could be in the form of conflict in the West Asia region and soaring global oil prices. 

May 08, 2018, 23:55 PM IST

Donald Trump to announce decision on Iran nuclear deal; we are prepared, says Tehran

The Iran deal, negotiated during the administration of Barack Obama, eased economic sanctions on Iran in exchange for Tehran limiting its nuclear program. 

May 08, 2018, 18:13 PM IST

Donald Trump would make 'big mistake' by leaving Iran deal: Moscow

Russia today said that Washington would be making a grave mistake by pulling out of the Iran nuclear deal.

Jan 13, 2018, 21:41 PM IST

Donald Trump issues stay of execution for Iran nuclear deal

US President Donald Trump announced Friday he would not reimpose nuclear sanctions on Iran, keeping a landmark 2015 deal alive... for now.

Jan 13, 2018, 08:04 AM IST

Iran supreme leader dismisses Trump's 'rants and whoppers'

Iran`s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei dismissed US President Donald Trump`s aggressive criticism as the "rants and whoppers" of a "brute" in a speech on Wednesday. 

Oct 18, 2017, 16:10 PM IST

'Total termination' of Iran nuclear deal possible: Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump said Monday that a "total termination" of the Iran nuclear deal remains possible, after refusing to certify the 2015 accord and leaving its fate to Congress.

Oct 16, 2017, 23:00 PM IST