American writer and academic James Petras says the regime of US President Donald Trump has lost its most loyal European partners.
Petras, who has written dozens of books on international issues, made the comments in an interview with Press TV on Saturday while commenting on a recent statement by British Prime Minister Theresa May who on Friday told Trump that the UK and its EU partners will remain “firmly committed” to the Iran nuclear deal.
“The prime minister reiterated the government’s position on the Iran nuclear deal, noting that we and our European partners remain firmly committed to ensuring the deal is upheld,” Downing Street announced in a statement following May’s phone conversation with Trump.
Petras said, “I think this is a very important division between the US and the European Union such as we haven’t seen from its foundation. So this is a very significant political step and indicates that the Trump regime has lost its…