How to understand and comment on the Iran nuclear deal
IRAN: What you need to know about the Iran Nuclear Deal article The Iranian nuclear deal was signed by world powers in July 2017 and requires Iran to reduce its uranium enrichment and halt its work on a weapon.
Under the deal, Iran agreed to curtail its nuclear programme in exchange for the lifting of economic sanctions.
The deal also included restrictions on Iran’s ballistic missile program, which it says is aimed at developing a nuclear weapon.
But Iran’s foreign ministry has warned it could not honour the deal without dismantling its nuclear program.
Iran says its programme is for peaceful purposes.
A series of UN Security Council resolutions has called on Iran to halt its nuclear activities.
The United States has backed UN Security council resolutions that have called for Iran to suspend its nuclear enrichment activities.