[N]o one really believes the Trump administration is that eager to make a new nuclear deal.
The five countries remaining in the nuclear agreement ... must support the Iranian economy and hurry with measures that safeguard against a worsening of the situation.
[D]iplomacy is not about personal friendship. The point is to find a solution to the problem of denuclearizing North Korea.
Tehran’s main goal is to garner support from European countries in providing cover from US sanctions, which have been re-imposed since the US left the deal in May 2018.
The risk that an incident or provocation will eventually lead to an open clash between Iran and the United States is growing.
The U.S. and Iran are admittedly at odds since Trump exited the nuclear deal last year. But what exactly was the reason for this escalation?
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From the moment [Trump] decided to leave the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action and impose sanctions on Iran, an escalation of tensions was only to be expected.