Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action

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The Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA; Persian: برنامه جامع اقدام مشترک‎, romanized: barnāmeye jāme'e eqdāme moshtarak (برجام, BARJAM)),[1][2] known commonly as the Iran nuclear deal or Iran deal, is an agreement on the Iranian nuclear program reached in Vienna on July 14, 2015, between Iran and the P5+1 (the five permanent members of the United Nations Security Council—China, France, Russia, United Kingdom, United States—plus Germany) together with the European Union.

On 8 May 2018 the United States officially withdrew from the agreement after President Donald Trump signed a Presidential Memorandum ordering the addition of harsher sanctions.[3]

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  1. pronounced [bæɾˈdʒɒːm]
  2. "Zarif: We've never claimed nuclear deal only favors Iran". Tehran Times. 22 July 2015.
  3. Trump, Iran nuclear deal, CNN.