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Iran Claims Victory Over U.S. After Allies Abandon Sanctions Effort
- Iranian officials are celebrating what they claim is a victory over President Donald Trump's administration, after U.S. efforts to reimpose United Nations sanctions against Tehran fell flat this weekend. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Saturday that the U.S. had reimposed international sanctions using a so-called "snapback" mechanism in the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA)—colloquially known as the ...