Iran nuclear deal survives, Trump to waive sanctions

Author: APFri, 2018-01-12 03:00ID: 1515775341050827500WASHINGTON: US officials say President Donald Trump will extend waivers on Iran sanctions, keeping the landmark 2015 nuclear deal alive for at least another several months despite his past vows to scuttle the deal.

The waivers are being announced Friday. Three officials say the waivers will be accompanied by other, targeted sanctions on Iran and a stern warning that Trump will pull out of the deal negotiated by the Obama administration if fixes aren’t made by spring.

That’s when the next deadline comes for extending sanctions relief for Iran.

The officials...
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