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Leader Outlines Conditions for Staying in JCPOA

“European banks should safeguard trade with the Islamic Republic. We do not want to start a fight with these three countries (France, Germany and Britain) but we don’t trust them either”
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei addresses authorities in Tehran on Wednesday.Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei addresses authorities in Tehran on Wednesday.

Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei set out conditions on Wednesday for European powers if they want Tehran to stay in the nuclear deal after the US exit, including steps by EU banks to safeguard trade with Tehran and guaranteeing Iranian oil sales.
US President Donald Trump pulled out earlier this month from the 2015  Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action that lifted sanctions on Iran in exchange for curbs on its nuclear program. European powers see the accord as the best chance of ensuring that Tehran's nuclear program will remain peaceful and have intensified efforts to save it.

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