UK Prime Minister Confirms to King of Bahrain UK Commitment to Iran Nuclear Deal
2019-08-07 - 4:51 p
Bahrain Mirror: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson confirmed in a phone call with King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa UK's commitment to the Iran nuclear deal.
An official statement issued by the British government said that Johnosn spoke to King Hamad of Bahrain, adding that the two leaders discussed the importance of security in the Gulf and the role played by Naval Support Facility Juffair.
The Prime Minister emphasized the need to de-escalate regional tensions and reiterated the UK's commitment to the Iran nuclear deal.
King Hamad underlined the importance of trade between the UK and Gulf Cooperation Council, and his ambition to increase that trade post-Brexit.