While Ushakov noted that the pact's signing had been planned for long time, the move coincides with the USA exit from the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran that set the stage for re-imposing painful economic sanctions against Iran and rattled many us allies.
That key regional allies Israel and Saudi Arabia back Trump's decision should indicate a possible opening to reshape the global landscape against the direction the Iranian regime demands. "That is what we have done and that is what we will continue doing", Netanyahu said.
"The fact is this was a terrible one-sided deal that should have never ever been made".
Making good on a campaign pledge, Trump on his first full day in office withdrew from the 12-member trade pact negotiated by his predecessor.
Nor can they ignore how this concession minimized the threat of nuclear war, both by restraining Iran and providing a case study on how to forestall an arms race. That is a shift from its recent rhetoric that it wanted to see higher oil prices to induce more investment in future oil supply to avoid markets becoming too tight (not to mention its own budget needs and planned public listing of state oil company Saudi Aramco).
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The three at the back system was used to counter the similar formation used by West Ham who rely heavily on width to get forward. It was competitive", said Mourinho. "I don't think they [United's players] grasp the importance of these games".
London, Berlin and Paris have kept details of their strategy under wraps, but a report by the International Crisis Group (ICG) think tank outlined steps that could reassure businesses working with Iran and help moderate Iranian leaders persuade hardliners to stick with the deal.
Johnson said he had no problem with Trump's goal for a lasting solution to Iran's nuclear threat and other Iranian policies seen as malign by London and Washington, but added: "The question is: how does the US propose to achieve it?"
"If foreigners invest in Iran, it will accelerate the development of our oil sector but, if not, we will not die", he said.
What about the other signatories?
The leaders of France, Germany and the United Kingdom issued a joint statement expressing their "regret and concern" over the decision. French President Emmanuel Macron tweeted that "the nuclear non-proliferation regime is at stake".
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The way the six games have gone thus far it is very hard , if not impossible to choose what will happen in tonight's game. There have been 170 game sevens all-time... - Nice piece in The Athletic on Terry Crisp and his memories of game sevens.
The Iran deal did not have as big an effect on Iran's economy as it might have had. But it's highly possible that doing business with any company in the European Union (including, for the moment, Britain), plus China and Russian Federation, could get a lot more hard than it is today.
"We hope we can, but there are a lot of things playing a role in this", she said.
In response, Rouhani warned Iran could resume uranium enrichment "without limit". Also, India has invested heavily in developing the Chabahar Port in Iran as means to by-pass Pakistan to reach to the land-locked Afghanistan. Later, in graduate school, I studied the misdeeds over the years by one country against the other and the missed opportunities to improve relations between two great countries. India has committed more than $500 million to develop Chabahar port, which gives New Delhi access to Afghanistan, bypassing Pakistan.
During the visit, India and Iran signed almost a dozen pacts, the centrepiece of which was an agreement on the development of Chabahar port.
The move offers Trump a domestic victory, fulfilling a longstanding campaign promise, and sent oil prices surging to levels not seen in three years - but the long-term impact for United States foreign policy and for the Middle East was less clear.
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