Without explicitly giving his opinion about whether the United States should stick with the agreement, Mattis said that after reading the full text of the deal three times, he was struck by provisions that allow for global verification of Iran's compliance. "You don't have any background on global treaties", he said of Trump, according to the news agency.
Trump laid trans-Atlantic divisions bare, pillorying a three-year old agreement created to curb Iran's nuclear programme.
"The president - and when I say 'president, ' I'm talking about the past administration - made a frightful deal, giving $150 billion, giving $1.8 billion in cash.it's inconceivable".
His emotional appeal to USA lawmakers, as well as the broader American public, came as he capped a three-day state visit to the United States that also included closed-door negotiations on the fate of the Iran nuclear deal.
Moscow also reiterated its support, with Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov telling reporters: "We believe that no alternative exists so far" and demanding that Iran be involved in any further discussions. For French researcher Celia Belin, from the Brookings Institution think tank in Washington, Macron's proposal "is so ambitious that it looks completely impractical".
While Trump has threatened to pull troops out of Syria, Macron said the nations stand together in continued efforts there. "He is very predictable".
Macron upped his global status by standing shoulder-to-shoulder with the American president amid all the pageantry of a state visit.
Trump set a deadline of May 12 to determine the fate of the current Iran deal.
Capping a three-day visit to the United States, France's Macron told a joint meeting of Congress that the 2015 deal, formally known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), was not flawless but must remain in place until a replacement was forged.
Republican Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy said he didn't feel Macron had rebuked President Trump. "You're the ones now who have to help to preserve and reinvent it".
"France will not leave the [Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action], because we signed it", Macron told lawmakers.
To view PDF documents, Download Acrobat Reader. "I believe we can build the right answers ... by negotiating through the WTO and building cooperative solutions", he said.
"We're just citizens of the same planet", Macron said. Macron says his presidential campaign previous year was a victim of fake news, notably accusing Russian news sites RT and Sputnik. Let us not be naive on one side.
French President Emmanuel Macron extolled the Franco-American relationship on multiple fronts but issued a stern warning about the need to address climate change during his address to a joint session of Congress on Wednesday.
On terrorism, the French leader praised joint efforts to combat extremism and lamented the multiple attacks in the US and Europe over the past five years, which he called a "horrific price to pay for freedom and democracy".
Adelman said Macron did well in his speech, and that he thinks the most likely path forward is a supplemental agreement to the original nuclear deal. It's the first time a president from France has addressed Congress in more than a decade, but follows a tradition of foreign leaders appearing at the US Capitol. "Therefore, distinguished members of the Congress, let us put them aside, write our own history and a future we want". Teams of American negotiators have been working with European allies for weeks on a new accord along the lines of what Macron laid out.
Macron went on to contradict Trump's positions on a number of issues. German Chancellor Angela Merkel is expected at the White House on Friday.
The Philippine Department of Foreign Affairs said there are about 250,000 Filipinos working in Kuwait, most as domestic helpers. The Philippines government imposed a similar ban on the UAE previous year after reports emerged of workers being abused.
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Although a Democrat, Senator Felder conferences with the Republicans, which gives the Republicans the majority. Democrats are set to have a numeric majority in the state Senate, but Republicans are retaining power.
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He continued with his strong stand on the issue and his administration started deporting undocumented immigrants from the US. A federal appeals court also questioned the validity of the program when President Obama tried to expand DACA in 2014.
Such illegal drilling is common in Aceh, where state-run oil and natural gas company Pertamina operates an oil field. Abandoned oil wells are sometimes re-tapped while locals also drill into fresh sites to find new sources.
With plenty of points to be won and lost, the title race is still very much on and Arsenal will be confident of bridging the gap. Defensively, Arsenal have improved since Shkodran Mustafi joined the club in the summer but there is still room for improvement.
But, if the question is as simple as: "Are you ready to manage any teams in Europe?", then I would say: "Yes. Not at my age. "At my age you understand the world continues and you wish that it continues better".
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After Senate battle, Pompeo sworn in as USA secretary of state
Six Democrats and one Independent voted to confirm Pompeo: Heitkamp, Donnelly, Manchin, McCaskill, Jones, Nelson, and King (I). While Mr Tillerson disagreed with Mr Trump on many foreign policy matters, his replacement is a staunch Trump loyalist.
Comcast Formalizes $30.7 Billion Bid for Sky
The morning announcement by Philadelphia-based Comcast spurred a series of rapid-fire responses. Fox said in a statement it remained committed to its offer and was "considering its options".
Leeds United's Myanmar tour
Amnesty International have described the actions against the Rohingya Muslims in the northern state of Rahkine as genocide. The Leeds owner, Andrea Radrizzani , has business interests in sports media firms operating in south-east Asia.
Wabash Valley unemployment still on the high side
That shortage, coupled with a rising number of baby boomer retirees, may have left employers scrambling to find workers, she said. The U.S. unemployment rate for March was 4.1 percent, unchanged from February and down from 4.5 percent in March 2017.