Middle East leaders praise Trump’s ‘maximum pressure’ campaign on Iran as Biden takes office


CNBC: UAE and Israel politicians expressed approval for former U.S. President Donald Trump’s “maximum pressure” campaign on Iran as President Joe Biden takes office.

  • Biden is expected to focus more on diplomacy, whereas Trump imposed heavy economic sanctions on Iran after withdrawing from the 2015 nuclear deal.
  • The political leaders also weighed in on what they would like to see in a potential new agreement between Washington and Tehran

Leaders in the Middle East threw their weight behind the “maximum pressure” campaign against Iran, just days before U.S. President Joe Biden took office this week. Read More