Can Angela Merkel and Emmanuel Macron save the Iran nuclear deal?

posted in: European Union, News

During separate talks with President Donald Trump this week, Macron and Merkel will urge the US to stick to the Iran nuclear deal. In an interview with Fox News, the French leader warned there is no “Plan B.” When French … Read More

Rouhani urges Trump to remain in nuclear deal or face ‘severe consequences’

posted in: Middle East, News

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani delivers a speech in Tehran on February 11, 2018 STRINGER (IRANIAN PRESIDENCY/AFP/File) Trump threatened to pull US out of deal unless Europe agrees to supplement it with tougher controls Iranian President Hassan Rouhani urged US President … Read More

Trump, Macron to face differences on Iran, trade, as French visit begins

posted in: News, United States

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump welcomes French President Emmanuel Macron to the White House on Monday to kick off a three-day state visit expected to be dominated by U.S.-European differences on the Iran nuclear deal and trade. It … Read More

Netanyahu turns up the volume as Iran deadline nears

posted in: Israel, News

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addresses a conference in Tel Aviv on March 27, 2018 JACK GUEZ (AFP) The 2015 nuclear deal ‘gives Iran a clear path to a nuclear arsenal’ PM said Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made a … Read More