The United States is boosting the narrative of US President Donald Trump against the Iran nuclear deal, negotiated under his predecessor, former President Barack Obama.
As a Republican candidate, Trump kept censuring Obama for taking part in negotiations with Tehran along with five other world powers, calling the outcome of the nuclear talks “one of the worst deals,” the New York businessman has ever seen.
Trump administration officials unleashed a new attack against the deal, dubbed the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), by repeating baseless allegations against Tehran on Wednesday.
US President Donald Trump speaks in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, DC, April 19, 2017. (Photo by AFP)
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, the former CEO of ExxonMobil, argued that “the JCPOA fails to achieve the objective of a non-nuclear Iran.”
Both before and after the talks, Tehran has maintained that such negotiations are solely in…