Iran’s top nuclear negotiator said certain important issues still remain to be hammered out by Tehran and its partners in the 2015 nuclear deal before they can reach an agreement on a potential revival of the accord, stressing that the onus is now on the US and the other co-signatories to make “difficult decisions” for that to happen.
Iran’s Ambassador to the Vienna-based international organizations Kazem Gharibabadi said the world should face the challenge of terrorism and strongly condemned the recent Zionist regime attacks against civilian Palestinians in Gaza Strip.
Russia and China — both parties to the 2015 nuclear deal — have once again backed Tehran’s call for an effective removal of the sanctions imposed by the United States on the Iranian nation in the aftermath of Washington’s withdrawal from the landmark accord.
Iran’s chief negotiator in the Vienna talks said Tehran’s resumption of the voluntary implementation of the Additional Protocol allowing short-notice inspections of the country’s nuclear sites is “predicated” on the verifiable lifting of sanctions.
Iran’s top negotiator in Vienna talks to salvage the 2015 nuclear agreement said Tehran may consider extending a deal with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) on inspections of the country’s nuclear sites as negotiations are underway in the Austrian capital between Iran and the P4+1 group.
Iran’s top negotiator said all the parties concerned with the 2015 nuclear deal and the United States — a former signatory — are “serious” in efforts to revive the landmark agreement, and that the negotiations will continue until all of Iran’s demands are met.
Iran's Deputy Foreign Minister for Legal and International Affairs Seyyed Abbas Araqchi arrived in the Austrian capital, Vienna, on Thursday for the fourth round of the Joint Commission of the 2015 nuclear deal and is to meet with the Director-General of the International Atomic Energy Agency Rafael Grossi.
The deputy chairman of the National Security and Foreign Policy Committee of the Iranian Parliament believes the ongoing nuclear talks in Vienna, Austria, in which the remaining signatories to the 2015 nuclear deal are trying to revive the landmark accord, will yield good results in coming weeks.
Head of Iran’s negotiating team in Vienna Seyyed Abbas Araqchi said the third round of the negotiations to fully restore the 2015 nuclear agreement has concluded with some “maturity” and “clarity” while there remains a lengthy and bumpy road ahead.