Leaked UK memo says Trump axed Iran deal to spite Obama

Credit: Seattle Times- Published on July 14, 2019
LONDON (AP) — A newspaper in Britain has published more leaked memos from Britain’s ambassador in Washington, despite a police warning that doing so might be a crime. In one cable published by the Mail on Sunday, U.K. ambassador Kim Darroch says President Donald Trump pulled out of a nuclear deal with Iran as an […]

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Published on July 14, 2019 -  00:32
Former UK Ambassador's Memo Says Trump Left Iran Deal Because Of Barack Obama
The U.K.’s former ambassador to the U.S. has a theory on why President Donald Trump left Iran’s nuclear deal. Kim Darroch said Trump abandoned the international deal to spite his predecessor Barack Obama. According to Business Insider, Darroch said Trump’s move was “diplomatic vandalism.” In a 2018 memo, he said the U.S. didn’t have “any ‘day-after’ strategy” for their departure from the deal. Darroch recently resigned, saying it became “impossible” for him to continue his job.

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