Posted on May 1, 2018
President Trump has long signalled his desire to abandon the deal and is due to make a decision in the coming weeks. Iran has described the documents as a “rehash of old allegations”. On Monday, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu revealed what he said were thousands of “secret nuclear files” that proved that Iran had once covertly pursued nuclear weapons. He said it went against a 2015 agreement in which Iran said it would curb its nuclear energy programme in return for the lifting of sanctions. Tehran has maintained that it has only been pursuing nuclear energy.