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U.S. official says Iran engaging in ‘nuclear blackmail’

Clip: 05/09/2019 | 4m 33s

Iran announced its partial withdrawal from a 2015 nuclear treaty on Wednesday, citing the failure of other member nations to deliver promised economic relief after the U.S. pulled out of the deal a year ago. What does the development mean for the relationship between the U.S. and Iran, already tense? Judy Woodruff talks to Brian Hook, the State Department’s special representative for Iran.

Aired: 05/09/19

Rating: NR

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