UAE supports U.S. withdrawal from Iran nuclear deal

DUBAI, May 8 (Reuters) - The United Arab Emirates said it backed the United States' decision to withdraw from the Iran nuclear accord on Tuesday and voiced support for President Donald Trump's strategy in dealing with Tehran.

The UAE foreign ministry urged the international community "to respond positively to President Trump's position to rid the Middle East of nuclear weapons and other weapons of mass destruction," the state news agency WAM reported.