Iran’s coverage: World holds breath for Trump’s Iran deal decision

Daily look at Iran’s late-breaking news and upcoming events:

 

Unswayed by allies, Trump is expected to leave Iran deal, diplomats say

President Trump is expected to announce on Tuesday that he is withdrawing the United States from the Iran nuclear deal, European diplomats said after concluding that they had failed to convince him that reneging on America’s commitment to the pact could cast the West into new confrontation with Tehran.

 

Iran wants constructive relations with world: Rouhani

President Hassan Rouhani says Iran seeks “constructive” and “win-win” relations with the world, but will continue down the path of development at home regardless of any sanctions against the country.

 

Iran sends message of peace, friendship to regional countries

Iran’s Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami met with an Omani military delegation during which he expressed Iran’s readiness to create a positive, constructive atmosphere in the region.

Iran first VP rules out negotiations with US ahead of Trump decision

Iran’s First Vice-President Es’haq Jahangiri says Tehran is not going to enter into new talks with the US, as trying to reach new agreements with a country who has a terrible record in fulfilling its obligations would be “foolish”.

 

Don’t leave Iran deal, top Democrats warn Trump

A group of top Democratic leaders in the US Senate have warned President Donald Trump against leaving the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, as the Republican head of state prepares to make the announcement with regards to the agreement later on Tuesday.

 

Kremlin says any U.S. withdrawal from Iran deal may have negative consequences

The Kremlin said on Tuesday that the possible withdrawal of the United States from the Iran nuclear deal would have harmful consequences.

 

Majlis holds closed session on Iran Deal

Iranian Majlis (Parliament) held a closed session on Iran nuclear deal known as Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

EU underlines its support for Iran nuclear deal

The European Union is underlining its support for the Iran nuclear agreement as U.S. President Donald Trump prepares to announce his verdict on the future of the deal.

 

CBI governor: Iran economy to take no hit after Trump’s JCPOA decision

Governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) Valiollah Seif said Tue. Trump’s decision on the nuclear deal will have no significant effect on the country’s economy.

 

France defense minister warns against ‘weakening’ Iran deal

France has hailed the Iran nuclear deal as a source of stability in the volatile Middle East region, just hours before Washington’s announcement on whether or not it will keep its side of the multilateral accord.