The Ultimatum Europe's Last Ditch Effort to Save Iran Deal

U.S. President Donald Trump has threatened to withdraw from the nuclear deal with Iran and he has until May 12 to make a decision. If he follows through, it could mean war in the Middle East. But the Europeans are trying to prevent it. By DER SPIEGEL Staff
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu giving a presentation on the Iranian nuclear program on Monday.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu giving a presentation on the Iranian nuclear program on Monday.

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Iranian President Hassan Rouhani together with the head of Iran's Atomic Energy Organization, Ali Akbar Salehi, during a 2015 visit to the Bushehr nuclear power plant.

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani together with the head of Iran's Atomic Energy Organization, Ali Akbar Salehi, during a 2015 visit to the Bushehr nuclear power plant.

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