Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action

More About JCPOA

Iran Agreed to
  • Stop its nuclear weapons program

The United States Agreed To
  • Release billions of cash and gold to Iran that the US had held since the 1970s
  • Remove sanctions and other international restrictions

Other Countries Agreed To:

Trump Withdrawal
  • In 2018 US president Donald Trump withdrew from the agreement
  • Sanctions were reimposed and made stronger
  • Foreign countries were prohibited from buying Iranian Oil