The Iran Deal, Explained
A nuclear deal has been signed by Iran and six world powers. Ideally it will allay the West's nuclear-related fears and Iran's economic woes. But how?By Jake Godin | July 17, 2015
The Iran deal has been inked and signed — but what's actually in it?
The Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, or JCPOA, is framed by four milestones, or days. Ideally, both parties will honor the deal, and progression from one to the other should go smoothly.
The first — Finalization Day. Iran and the P5+1 nations have finished negotiating the JCPOA, and it's now in the process of being submitted to and voted on in the United Nations Security Council as a new resolution.