83702
Tehran to Reject Any Side Deal to JCPOA
Tehran to Reject Any Side Deal to JCPOA
Saturday, March 17, 2018

Tehran to Reject Any Side Deal to JCPOA

Saturday, March 17, 2018

Tehran to Reject Any Side Deal to JCPOA

Iran ruled out the possibility of acceding to a side deal reportedly under negotiation between Washington and European parties to the Iran nuclear agreement to appease US President Donald Trump in response to his excessive demands.
"Our stance is clear and unwavering. The JCPOA can never be reopened, renegotiated or re-discussed. In our view, there can exist no supplemental agreement, amendment or anything to that effect under any different wording," Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi told IRNA. 
He was using an abbreviation that stands for the formal title of the 2015 nuclear accord between Iran and the six major powers, namely the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.
Araqchi's reassertion of the Islamic Republic's stance came hours ahead of another meeting of the JCPOA Joint Commission on Friday in Vienna to address Iran's grievances about the US uncooperative approach to the deal's implementation.
 

Premium

To continue reading this article log in to your account, or join us now and get a free trial which includes access to this specific story.

You will not be charged for your trial and there is no obligation to purchase.

Create an account or sign in

Short URL : https://goo.gl/dauCqV
03/17/2018
  1. https://goo.gl/5nq2a5
  • https://goo.gl/v1VfVV
  • https://goo.gl/qN2ABX
  • https://goo.gl/BL7SNT
  • https://goo.gl/Ss889i

You can also read ...

MPs Want Gov’t to Rethink Relations  With UAE
A group of lawmakers has sent a letter to President Hassan...
US Complicit in Killing of Unarmed Palestinians
Judiciary chief Ayatollah Sadeq Amoli Larijani condemned the...
CIA Boss Turned Secretary Unfit Policymaker
Iran has strongly rejected US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's...
EU Verbal Support of Little Value
A lawmaker played down the recent statement issued by the EU...
Friendly, Constructive Ties With All Iraqi Groups
Iran’s senior envoy to Baghdad has dismissed speculation about...
Mogherini Says Pompeo’s Rambling Unneeded, Unhelpful
The European Union’s top diplomat on Monday swept aside US...

Add new comment

Trending

Googleplus