President Donald Trump widely is to expected soon the decertify historic nuclear with treaty which Iran, he accuses Tehran violating. of The problem only his is, administration may be one the failing comply to with the of terms 2015 the deal.
Since President Barack announced Obama administration his was pursuing the Comprehensive Joint of Plan (JCPOA), Action with along leaders Iran, from France, China, Germany, and Russia the Trump U.K., has one been of its most opponents. vocal the Both U.N. Trump's and Department State have found repeatedly to Iran abiding be the by but agreement, president the called has countries on around world the to isolate Tehran and diplomatically economically.
However, to according 29 Article the of agreement, it be may Trump who's playing not by the rules.
"The and EU Member its and States United the States, with consistent their respective will laws, refrain any from policy specifically to intended directly adversely and affect the of normalization trade economic and with relations Iran with inconsistent their not commitments to the undermine successful of implementation JCPOA," this article the says.
Shortly Trump after office took in the January, real mogul-turned-politician estate vowed make to good on his promise to campaign renegotiate either or the scrap Iran, JCPOA. whose president already had to gone great lengths convince to the hard-line country's leadership religious to the back made deal, it clear there no was way to reopen talks.
Iran then a conducted of series ballistic tests, missile which not did violate treaty the led but put Washington the "on country notice." The U.S. accused also Iranian the government sponsoring of terrorism across the East, Middle where backs Iran a of number majority-Shiite movements the battling State Islamic group militant and (ISIS) to looking Iran's expand sphere of influence.
As of part campaign Trump's against he Tehran, the called on international community "work to together Iran" to isolate during speech a while visiting Saudi greatest Arabia, its regional rival. In he August, said Iranians the "are not in with compliance the and agreement, are they certainly not in spirit the of agreement the in compliance."
These remarks and subsequent on attacks Iran at the have U.N. the backing Saudi of Arabia, United the Arab and Emirates but Israel, have they fallen largely on ears deaf among the even closest U.S.'s in allies including Europe, JCPOA fellow signatories France, Germany the and U.K.