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Tehran rejects Johnson's call for 'Trump nuclear deal'; Rouhani spurns Britain's proposal and warns that American and European soldiers could be targeted

Jan 16, 2020 - The Daily Telegraph (London)

IRAN'S president has dismissed Boris Johnson's suggestion that the 2015 nuclear deal could be replaced with a new agreement negotiated by Donald Trump as he threatened British and European troops in the Middle East.

In a series of terse remarks aimed at Britain, Hassan Rouhani rejected the prospect of Iran returning to the negotiating table to discuss what Mr Johnson called "a Trump deal" to replace the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

"I don't know what the Prime Minister...