Iran’s hardliners – those who cast the United States as an implacable enemy and the pragmatists who seek rapprochement with the West – are finding a common stance… against US President Donald Trump.

After repeatedly blaming his predecessor Barack Obama of being too soft on Iran, Trump is expected to announce a hardening of policy, which is likely to include “decertifying” a landmark 2015 deal that lifted international sanctions in return for curbs on Tehran’s nuclear programme.

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