Dangerous Escalation? Iran to Roll Back Nuclear Deal as U.S. Steps Up Sanctions
by Matthew RJ Brodsky
The Debate / France 24
May 8, 2019
How far could it escalate? One year after Donald Trump decided to walk away from the Iran nuclear deal and days after he effectively banned the rest of the world from buying Iranian oil, Tehran is responding in kind - giving the other signatories of the 2015 UN-brokered agreement 60 days to get back on board or it'll suspend parts of its pledges. How far will it go in a week that's seen an alarming amount of sabre rattling?
Matthew RJ Brodsky joins Senior Journalist on France 24 Sanam Shantyaei; security and conflicts analysts Julien Theron; and Professor of English Literature and Orientalism at the University of Tehran Seyed Mohammad Marandi, on France 24 "The Debate" hosted by François Picard.