US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced 12 demands to Iran following the «strongest» sanctions against Iran, during his speech in Washington D.C. on Monday. Among the list of demands, Iran must «withdraw all forces from Syria» and «end support for Taliban in Afghanistan». Iran must also stop “enrichment of uranium”, and promise never to process plutonium. Pompeo called the 12 points... Еще «basic requirements» and promised to lift the US sanctions against Iran once upon the requirements are achieved. The US has withdrawn from the 2015 Iran nuclear deal or as the JCPOA (Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action). The remaining participants Britain, France, Germany, Russia and China — are exploring ways of keeping the deal alive. Under the deal, Iran stopped producing enriched uranium and handed over the majority of its stockpile in return for the lifting of sanctions.