Fear, loathing and dismay in Iran as Donald Trump exits nuclear deal

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I'm the only one that matters, because when it comes to it, that's what the policy is going to be.

While that sounds conciliatory, in the very same speech Trump denounced the Iranian government as a "dictatorship" that "seized power and took a proud nation hostage" nearly 40 years ago, and he claimed that before then Iran had "prospered in peace with its neighbors and commanded the admiration of the world". "I don't think India's relations with the U.S. will be hampered".

Mr. Trump spent significant time in the early months of his presidency negotiating with China, including an invitation for Mr. Xi to Mar-a-Lago to establish a strong, personal working relationship. "This madness is a danger to our national security". This is a unsafe new reality, because the deal was working.

We can't say we weren't warned.

While Tehran's regional rivals Saudi Arabia and Israel applauded Trump's decision to pull Washington out of the 2015 accord, Iran reacted furiously to the move, with lawmakers burning a USA flag and chanting "Death to America".

There's something to be said for a political leader implementing his election platform.

Finally, for all Trump's complaints, he has not described what he wants or how he would get there.

"Our governments remain committed to ensuring the agreement is upheld and will work with all the remaining parties to the deal to ensure this remains the case including through ensuring the continuing economic benefits to the Iranian people that are linked to the agreement", said a joint statement from United Kingdom prime minister Theresa May, German chancellor Angela Merkel, and French president Emmanuel Macron.

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The mood is gloomy, as Iranians from all walks of life feel like hostages to their own repressive, corrupt government, and to an inexplicably hostile White House. They pledged to continue to respect the JCPOA and urged Iran to do so as well. Kieran Corcoran wrote Wednesday morning for the Business Insider, "Members of Iran's parliament set fire to a US flag and chanted "death to America" after Donald Trump pulled out of the Iran nuclear deal". Trump has no capability to forge a coalition of allies, let alone get Russian Federation and China to be real partners in enforcing Iranian isolation. But Washington's key European allies have defended the agreement, saying it is effectively containing Iran's nuclear program.

Trump's decision to withdraw from the accord and reimpose sanctions on the Islamic republic overturns years of diplomacy, could worsen instability in the Middle East and threatens business in Iran worth billions of dollars.

But he added that it is also ready to resume uranium enrichment should the accord no longer offer benefits.

Trudeau also stressed Canada is firmly aligned with most countries, including other North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies in supporting the deal, formally known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action. By now, everyone should be aware of Trump's single-minded obsession with undoing everything that his predecessor Barack Obama accomplished.

Iran agreed to stringent monitoring and inspections.

Trump's action puts all of this at risk. In return, the United States and the European Union would lift their sanctions over Iran and Iran would recover assets worth $100 billion frozen in overseas banks.

Trump campaigned against the agreement. "It's no longer a question of persuading the USA not to leave, but of persuading Iran to stay", Malley added.

"Why don't we create the same type of agency in Europe, capable of following the activities of foreign companies and checking if they are respecting European decisions?" he said.

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