UAE supports US President’s decision to withdraw from Iranian nuclear deal

Abu Dhabi, 8th May 2018 (WAM) – The United Arab Emirates has announced its support to the decision announced by US President Donald Trump to withdraw from the nuclear deal with Iran for various reasons that he mentioned in speech tonight, including that the agreement does not guarantee Iran would refrain from pursuing a nuclear weapon in the future. The UAE welcomed President Trump strategy in that regard.

In a statement released today, the UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, called on the international community and the other states that are party to the agreement, to support President Trump’s stand for making the Middle East a zone free of nuclear and other weapons of mass destruction, in order to maintain global security and stability.

 

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