Category: nuclear

Mike Pompeo lays out Iran technique after nuclear deal withdrawal 0

Mike Pompeo lays out Iran technique after nuclear deal withdrawal

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has threatened to place “the strongest sanctions in history” on Iran if its government does not change course. Laying out a new strategy following the US withdrawal from a multinational nuclear deal with Iran, Pompeo said on Monday that Washington “will apply unprecedented financial pressure on the Iranian regime”.…

Why Iran itself is at possibility of exit the nuclear deal 0

Why Iran itself is at possibility of exit the nuclear deal

Although it was widely expected, US President Donald Trump sent shock waves across the world, especially among his European allies, when he pulled the US out of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of action (JCPOA), more commonly known as the Iran nuclear deal. Trump vowed not only to reinstate the “highest level of economic sanctions” on Iran but…

North Korea begins dismantling of nuclear check space: document 0

North Korea begins dismantling of nuclear check space: document

North Korea has started dismantling its Punggye-ri nuclear test site, according to satellite pictures analysed by experts. The move comes weeks ahead of a historical meeting between North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and US President Donald Trump during which the two countries will talk about denuclearisation. A group of researchers from the US-Korea Institute at Johns Hopkins University’s…

Iran seeks ‘obvious future produce’ for imperilled nuclear deal 0

Iran seeks ‘obvious future produce’ for imperilled nuclear deal

Iran’s foreign minister has has held talks in China as he began a diplomatic tour with the remaining signatories of a multinational nuclear deal following the recent US withdrawal from the landmark 2015 pact. Speaking on Sunday in Beijing, Mohammad Javad Zarif underlined Tehran’s readiness “for all options” but expressed optimism that this round of negotiations could save…

Iran protesters chant anti-US slogans after nuclear deal pull out 0

Iran protesters chant anti-US slogans after nuclear deal pull out

Thousands of Iranians have rallied in Tehran following Washington’s unilateral withdrawal from a multinational nuclear deal, just as the country’s foreign minister is set to embark on a diplomatic tour to negotiate with the landmark 2015 pact’s other signatories.   Demonstrators in the capital on Friday carried placards reading “Down with USA” and “[Donald] Trump, you…

Diagnosis: Trump’s withdrawal from Iran nuclear deal isolates US 0

Diagnosis: Trump’s withdrawal from Iran nuclear deal isolates US

Washington, DC – US President Donald Trump’s unilateral withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal – a move driven largely by domestic politics – will further isolate the US from its European allies and set in motion ripple effects that could lead to wider proliferation of nuclear weapons and regional tensions in the Middle East, analysts say.…

US exit from Iran nuclear deal: Who will it damage? 0

US exit from Iran nuclear deal: Who will it damage?

US President Donald Trump has withdrawn from the Iran nuclear deal and is set to renew sanctions on Iran. Trump said on Tuesday that the landmark pact, signed under his predecessor, Barack Obama, was “defective at its core” and would lead to a nuclear arms race in the Middle East. Labeling Iran “a regime of…

Iran to barter with world powers to withhold nuclear deal in suppose 0

Iran to barter with world powers to withhold nuclear deal in suppose

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has said Tehran will bypass Washington and negotiate with the other signatories of a multinational nuclear deal, calling the US withdrawal from the landmark pact “unacceptable”. Rouhani’s comments on Tuesday came shortly after US President Donald Trump pulled out of the deal, formally known as formally known as the Joint Comprehensive…