The EU's top diplomat said that since the U.S. has already withdrawn from an international agreement curbing Iran’s nuclear ambitions, it can't now use its former membership of the pact to try to impose a permanent arms embargo on the Islamic Republic.
Iran on Monday broke further away from its collapsing 2015 nuclear deal with world powers by announcing it's doubling the number of advanced centrifuges it operates.
John Bolton said there was "no reason" for Iran to back out of its nuclear deal with world powers other than to seek atomic weapons.
If the reputation of the US takes a hit for Trump not honoring the Iran Nuclear Deal, the onus and responsibility lies solely with the Obama administration.
Iran Nuclear Deal: President Trump has said he will announce Tuesday whether the United States will withdraw from the historic agreement.
President Trump is currently hosting sort of a Europe week at the White House, with French President Emmanuel Macron in town for a state visit and German Chancellor Angela Merkel expected to arrive at the Oval Office on Friday.
Iran's Foreign Minister Warns Nation Will Restart 'Nuclear Activities' if U.S. Withdraws From Accord
The reaction of the international community would "not be pleasant" for the United States if President Trump decides to withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal and reimpose sanctions on Tehran, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Sunday.