President donald trump's sacking of his top diplomat, rex tillerson, signals america's likely withdrawal from the iran nuclear agreement, and raises the risk of a possible military confrontation with the regime in tehran the future of the iran deal was already in serious doubt. Iran is a non-nuclear weapon state party to the treaty on the non-proliferation of nuclear weapons (npt) and has a robust ballistic missile program. Iran has restricted its nuclear program and given international inspectors unprecedented access, but it has not seen the economy recovery expected in the aftermath of the agreement with international powers. The replacement of rex tillerson with mike pompeo at the state department spells trouble for the iran nuclear deal dw spoke to four experts on what the shake-up means for the iran nuclear deal and ties with europe.
European foreign ministers, anxious to salvage the nuclear deal with iran, plan to sketch out new measures to increase pressure on the country over its ballistic missile program and regional actions. Latest iran news, including analysis of the nuclear deal, relations with the us, israel and iraq and other stories from tehran. The islamic republic of iran and the kingdom of saudi arabia are key regional rivals in the middle eastern political sphere currently, they are embroiled in a proxy war that is tearing apart yemen in what the un has called the worst human rights crisis of our time. The iranian regime is the world's leading state sponsor of terror it enables hezbollah, hamas, and many other terrorists to sow chaos and kill innocent people. The united kingdom, germany, and france have sent a joint proposal to the members of the european union to slap fresh sanctions on iran these sanctions are reportedly an attempt to convince president donald trump that there are ways to keep iran in check without scrapping the 2015.
The iran nuclear deal aims to curb iran's nuclear program by lifting sanctions here's what the agreement actually says. The former cia chief, who could have more influence with trump, may advocate a harder line on the iran deal. Saudi arabia's former intelligence chief, prince turki al-faisal, said the country would not give up its sovereign right to a civilian nuclear program. Can europe and members of congress address trump's concerns with the iran nuclear deal while setting implementation on a more stable long-term path to ensure that it survives.
The iran nuclear deal was in near terminal condition and on life support even before president donald trump fired secretary of state rex tillerson. Signatories to iran's 2015 nuclear agreement with world powers have held a new round of their periodical meetings to review the dealc. Iranian centrifuge model collection iran's interest in nuclear technology dates to the 1950s, when the shah of iran received technical assistance under the us atoms for peace program.
French foreign minister jean-yves le drian spent monday in tehran in a european drive to salvage the nuclear deal with iran that president donald trump is threatening to scuttle and the islamic republic has said it may be forced to abandon le drian's trip to iran -- the first by an. A top us general on tuesday signalled support for the iran nuclear deal, saying the agreement, which president donald trump has threatened to withdraw from, has played an important role in addressing iran's nuclear programme. Iran, iranian nuclear energy, information on the use of nuclear energy in iran, including the bushehr reactor from the world nuclear association. The failure of a landmark 2015 agreement between iran and world powers to restrict tehran's nuclear program would represent a great loss, the head of the un's atomic watchdog has said.
A top us general on tuesday signaled support for the iran nuclear deal, saying the agreement, which president donald trump has threatened to withdraw from, has played an important role in addressing iran's nuclear program. A meeting between donald trump and kim jong un will make it more likely the administration will kill the iranian nuclear agreement, some western officials said. Iranian officials unnerved by trump's 'unpredictable' behaviour while europe alarmed by prospect of a full-scale us-eu trade war. Iran's nuclear capabilities have been the subject of global hand-wringing for more than two decades while iran's leaders long insisted the country was not building nuclear weapons, its enrichment of uranium and history of deception created deep mistrust after more than two years.