Fears grow for future of Iran nuclear deal in wake of Tillerson's removal

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Iranian officials unnerved by Trump’s ‘unpredictable’ behaviour while Europe alarmed by prospect of a full-scale US-EU trade war

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May 9

Europe must make Trump pay for wrecking the Iran nuclear deal | Simon Tisdall

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Britain should cancel the president’s visit and join with allies to impose diplomatic and economic sanctions on the US

May 9

Iran's leader lambasts Trump over US exit from nuclear deal

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Conservatives in Iran seize on chance to consolidate power over reformists who championed pact

May 9

Hopes dim for US prisoners in Iran after Trump abandons nuclear deal


Donald Trump’s decision to torpedo the nuclear agreement with Iran has harmed the prospects of freedom for American dual national prisoners held by Tehran, analysts have warned.

May 9

Europe's clash with Trump over Iran nuclear deal is a durability test

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Tone struck by Britain, France and Germany will be critical to future transatlantic relations

May 6

Fate of Iran nuclear deal at stake as UK foreign secretary heads to Washington

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Boris Johnson plans meetings with Trump administration to salvage agreement amid revelations of ‘dirty ops’ campaign to undermine it

May 3

UN chief urges Donald Trump not to scrap Iran nuclear deal

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António Guterres says region will become more dangerous if diplomatic victory is ditched

Jan 12

Iran nuclear deal: sanctions waived as Trump begins countdown to keep US in

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President waives sanctions, keeping US in deal for now, but begins four-month countdown until it ceases to comply with its obligations under the agreement

Oct 6

Donald Trump expected to abandon Iran nuclear deal next week

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President adds to Washington’s mood of uncertainty by warning of ‘calm before storm’ but refusing to say what he means

Oct 3

US defense secretary breaks with Trump in backing Iran nuclear deal

James Mattis said it was in the US national security interest to remain in the agreement during a Senate hearing, making it harder for Trump to withdraw

Sep 29

Iran's foreign minister urges Europe to defy US if Trump sinks nuclear deal

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Iran’s foreign minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, has called on Europe to defy US sanctions if the Trump administration torpedoes the international nuclear agreement with Tehran.

Sep 1

Iran is adhering to nuclear deal limits, UN says, despite Donald Trump claim

IAEA says Iran’s stockpiles of uranium and heavy water are below agreed limits as Trump threatens to withhold certification of Tehran’s compliance

Dec 4

Benjamin Netanyahu to discuss 'bad' Iran nuclear deal with Donald Trump

Israel leader renews criticism of Iran pact, which Trump has called a ‘disaster’, and says they will discuss it after president-elect enters the White House

Aug 3

Trump attacks Clinton on 'scandal' of US paying $400m to Iran after nuclear deal

Republican presidential candidate seized the opportunity to attack his election rival on Wednesday over reports cash was linked to release of Americans in Iran

Aug 16

Donald Trump talks policy: Iran deal 'will lead to nuclear holocaust'

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Republican frontrunner outlines details of policies – fighting Isis, taking on immigrants and shutting down government to stop Planned Parenthood

Jul 14

Iran nuclear deal moves to battleground of US Congress

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Republican and Democratic hawks could derail historic agreement that will grant relief from sanctions in return for curbs on Iran’s nuclear programme

Jul 14

Iran nuclear deal: what will the US do now?

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Iran and six world powers have concluded an agreement that will lift sanctions on Tehran but place strict limits on its nuclear programme. How will Congress react and what can it do? Does the president have the final say? And what options…

Apr 5

Iran disputes US nuclear deal 'fact sheet'


Foreign minister takes issue with statement that refers to sanctions being suspended rather than lifted and says Iran could resume nuclear programme if west does not honour agreement

Apr 3

Iran nuclear deal: negotiators announce 'framework' agreement


EU foreign policy chief and Iranian foreign minister hail ‘decisive step’ in Switzerland after 18 months of intensive bargaining

Mar 7

US and Europe 'on the same page' in pursuit of Iran nuclear deal, says Kerry


US secretary of state and French foreign minister report progress in negotiations but say much work remains ahead of March deadline

Mar 2

Netanyahu arrives in US to oppose Iran nuclear deal


More than 30 Democrats threaten to boycott Israeli prime minister’s planned speech in Congress