US President Donald Trump has not ruled out Wednesday, September 11, a possible relief of sanctions against Tehran to facilitate a meeting with his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rohani, merely an evasive response on this sensitive topic.
Questioned in the Oval Office about a partial lifting of the sanctions that are strangling the Iranian economy to pave the way for a historic face-to-face meeting with Hassan Rohani, Donald Trump replied “We’ll see, we’ll see”. “I think that Iran has enormous potential , We hope to reach an agreement,” he added,
The United States is intensifying its campaign of maximum pressure, “he added. Tensions between the United States and Iran have been exacerbated since Washington’s withdrawal in 2018 from the international agreement signed three years earlier. The text, aimed at preventing Iran from acquiring nuclear weapons, was considered too lax by Donald Trump