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Iran's Plans to Enhance Enrichment

By Jubin Katiraie

The Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPoA), or 2015 Iran nuclear deal as it is commonly known, has been in place for three years now. The aim of the deal was to curb the nuclear threat from Iran, but it has ended up being one of the most controversial deals ever negotiated in recent years.

Even during the negotiations, there were those that were strongly for it, and those that were strongly against it. Obama argued that it was absolutely essential to have this deal in place and he promised that it would lead to the belligerent Iranian regime becoming more moderate.

Iranian Ballistic Missile Testing

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London, 29 Jan - Prior to the US exit from the Iran nuclear deal last May, it was negotiating with the EU to coordinate pressure on Iran to fill gaps in the deal – specifically Iranian global terrorism and ballistic missile testing. There were other issues that the US wanted to address, but they were not part of the package, and the Trump administration decided to break with the EU and confront Tehran alone.

EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs Federica Mogherini and Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif

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London, 27 Jan - This month the Dutch authorities publicly announced that it had “strong indications” the Iranian government had commissioned the murder of a prominent Dutch citizen of Iranian origin, Ahmad Mola Nissi. He was gunned down in front of his home in November of 2017. He was part of the leadership of the Arab Struggle Movement for the Liberation of Ahvaz, an activist group that agitates for the formation of a separate state in western Iran. Iran’s government condemns the group as a terrorist organization.

US President Donald Trump، French President Emmanuel Macron and Angela Merkel

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London, 28 Jan - U.S. President Donald Trump exited the 2015 Iran nuclear deal last year as promised. He clearly stated that he would not allow the terrorist and criminal Mullahs ruling Iran to continue benefiting from a deal that only Iran benefitted from. Trump explained that the nuclear agreement guaranteed a nuclear arms race in the region instead of curbing the Iran threat. Trump also spoke about the people of Iran who are systematically being denied the most basic of human rights.

Ali Akbar Salehi

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London, 27 Jan - Iran secretly bought replacement parts for its Arak nuclear reactor during negotiations for the 2015 nuclear deal, knowing that they would be required to destroy the originals, according to the head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran, Ali Akbar Salehi.

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