Hundreds of people gathered in Tehran

Zagros Çetinkaya – Denmark | Hundreds of people gathered in Tehran to protest against Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw from JCPOA.

US President Donald Trump announced on May 8 that the United States would no longer remain part of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) and promised to re-impose the highest level of economic sanctions against Iran in response to Tehran’s nuclear program.

What is JCPOA? 

 

On July 14, 2015, the European Union and the P5+1 group of countries — China, Germany, France, Russia, the United Kingdom and the United States — signed the JCPOA with Iran.