As May 12th approaches one of the hot topics in global politics is whether USA will be pulling out of the Iran nuclear deal. "Do you want that to happen?" she asked.
"A lot of bad things are happening in Iran", the president said during a visit to the White House by Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.
"We also pledge to continue holding the IRGC and the Iranian regime accountable for conducting cyber-attacks overseas and for suppressing Iranian citizens who are protesting the oppression of their government at home", he said.
While the USA intelligence community's worldwide threat assessment published last month said the nuclear deal has effectively "enhanced the transparency of Iran's nuclear activities", Mr. Trump vowed on the campaign trail in 2016 to pull Washington out of the deal if he became president.
Cliff May, president of the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, said it is most likely that Saudi Arabia is in favor of terminating the Iran nuclear deal or attempting to fix flaws that were created by Trump's predecessor, Barack Obama.
The parties reportedly worked out a proposal last week that would not cancel the nuclear accords, nor reopen it to negotiations, yet would significantly increase the pressure on Iran. While Iran may be in compliance with the nuclear deal, it continues to wreak havoc in the Middle East by continuing to support terrorist organizations Hamas and Hezbollah as well as continuing to play a destructive and devastating role in Syria.
U.S. President Donald Trump has called on the European powers to "fix" what he has called "the awful flaws" of the 2015 nuclear deal or he will refuse to extend U.S. sanctions relief for Iran as required under the deal in exchange for curbs on Iran's nuclear activities.
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Approximately 100 students assembled in the gymnasium commons and stood quietly for 17 minutes before returning to class. Others could choose to send messages to state or national legislators or send 17 "act of kindness" emails.
Speaking to reporters before a meeting of European Union foreign ministers Monday, French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian seemed to indicate Paris was seeking agreement to up sanctions on Iran.
"I think the United States administration is still committed to this", a European diplomat, speaking not for attribution, said.
Iranian caviar, pistachios, saffron and carpets and USA commercial aircraft and their parts are among the items allowed for limited business with the United States after Washington agreed to lift some of its sanctions on the Islamic Republic under a 2016 nuclear deal.
Iranian families inside and outside the country gather together to see in the new year.
While Nowruz is celebrated by the world's Persian-speaking community and other ethno-linguistic groups across Western Asia, Central Asia, the Caucasus, the Black Sea Basin, the Balkans and even parts of Europe, Iranian have their own customs to mark the event.
In a related development, during their Tuesday meetings, Trump implored Saudi Arabia's powerful crown prince to share his nation's wealth by continuing to purchase American-made weapons, according to a CNBC report. If there is an agreement, Trump's advisers will present it to him.
There are plenty of reasons to be concerned about the prospect of U.S. President Donald Trump meeting with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un . "There's nobody that even comes close to us in terms of technology and the quality of the equipment, and Saudi Arabia appreciates that".