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US exit from Iran deal could trigger instability, warns Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin warned on Friday that the US exit from the Iranian nuclear deal could trigger dangerous instability and raise new threats for Israel if Tehran resumes a full-fledged nuclear programme. “We can’t sort things out with North Korea. Do we want another problem on the same scale?” Putin asked at a business forum. The Russian leader said the US withdrawal from the 2015 agreement came even as the international nuclear watchdog confirmed that Tehran was fulfilling its obligations. “What should it be punished for, then?” Putin asked.…