Exit from Iran Deal Trump Strikes a Deep Blow to Trans-Atlantic Ties

With his decision to blow up the Iran deal, U.S. President Donald Trump has thrown Europe into uncertainty and anxiety -- and raised the specter of a new war in the Middle East. One thing is certain: the trans-Atlantic relationship has been seriously damaged. By DER SPIEGEL Staff
French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Aachen on Thursday.

French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Aachen on Thursday.

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Graphic: A web of influence in the Middle East

Graphic: A web of influence in the Middle East

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