Donald Trump's withdrawal from the nuclear deal could mean that European companies doing business in Iran could become a target of US sanctions. DW examines the fallout in a talk with Iran expert Adnan Tabatabai.
Richard Grenell doesn't want to be a diplomat. He sees himself as a provocateur and the long arm of the US president in Germany. That is exactly how he should be treated, says DW's Oliver Sallet.
Critics say that Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps has been involved in terror-related activities and rights abuses. They are however divided whether its designation as a "terrorist group" is the right decision.
US Ambassador Richard Grenell has threatened that the US will restrict intelligence with Germany if it builds 5G networks with Huawei. Such a threat isn't made lightly — and could have huge security implications.
France and Iran have appointed new ambassadors after both roles were left empty for months. But EU member states are wary of easing diplomatic pressure on Iran, with some taking further measures.
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