Posted: Oct 09, 2021 12:01 AM
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Something strange is going on. Why is the EU so keen to shoe-horn America back into the nuclear deal with Iran? Former US president Donald Trump ditched the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) deal three years ago and imposed heavy sanctions on the mullahs’ regime under his ‘maximum pressure’ campaign. Since then, the Iranians have boasted about how they have flouted the terms of the deal by accelerating their advanced centrifuge program and enriching uranium to almost weapons grade fissile status. The Biden administration is being ultra-cautious. But the EU’s high Representative for Foreign Affairs & Security, the Spanish socialist Josep Borrell, told a news conference in the Qatari capital Doha on Sept. 30 that “talks would resume soon.” Borrell said he believed the negotiations aimed at bringing back Tehran and Washington into full compliance with the agreement will begin again “within an acceptable period of time.”
A spokesman for the Iranian regime, Saeed Khatibzadeh, said that the mullahs would not