Iranian President Hassan Rouhani attacks Boris Johnson for backing a new nuclear deal negotiated by US President Donald Trump.
The UK prime minister on Tuesday said that world leaders should be willing to scrap the current deal and replace it with a “Trump deal.”
The current deal is close to collapse after tensions between the US and Iran escalated.
Rouhani on Wednesday said he does not know what Johnson “is thinking,” adding: “Other than violate international contracts, what else has Trump done?”
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Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has criticised Boris Johnson after the UK prime minister said that the Iran nuclear deal should be replaced by an agreement designed by Donald Trump.
Johnson on Tuesday told the BBC that world leaders should work to scrap the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, which was completed under the presidency of Barack Obama, and “get the Trump deal instead.”
US President Trump has tweeted his thanks to Boris Johnson for his remarks.
Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, @BorisJohnson, stated, “We should replace the Iran deal with the Trump deal.” I agree!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) January 15, 2020
Rouhani on Wednesday said: “Europe must choose the …read more
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