Fears grow for future of Iran nuclear deal in wake of Tillerson's removal
The abrupt dismissal of Rex Tillerson as US secretary of state was seen overseas as a hardening of the Donald Trump’s America First policy, a serious blow to the future of the Iran nuclear deal, and a possible harbinger of a full-blown trade war with the European Union.
In his brief comments on Tillerson’s removal, Trump mentioned policy disagreements over Iran.
The US president has made no secret of his distaste for the multilateral 2015 deal – known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan for Action – which imposed strict curbs on the Iranian nuclear programme in return for sanctions relief.... read more
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