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May 8, 2018, 3:08 p.m. EDT

Trump announces withdrawal from Iran nuclear deal: recap

Stocks hit fresh lows following Trump’s White House announcement

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By Robert Schroeder, MarketWatch

Read a recap of President Donald Trump’s announcement about pulling the U.S. out of the Iran nuclear deal, as live-blogged by MarketWatch. Trump spoke from the White House Tuesday afternoon, calling the agreement “defective” and reimposing sanctions.

Read: Trump says U.S. is withdrawing from Iran nuclear deal

The Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.04%   hit fresh lows following the announcement, falling 0.6%, while the S&P 500 /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.24%   index was off 0.5%.

West Texas Intermediate crude futures   were off about 1.7% in recent trade.

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US : Dow Jones Global
24,465.16
-8.96 -0.04%
Volume: 255.66M
May 22, 2020 5:09p
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US : S&P US
2,955.45
+6.94 +0.24%
Volume: 2.19B
May 22, 2020 5:09p
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Robert Schroeder is a reporter for MarketWatch in Washington. Follow him on Twitter @mktwrobs.

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