Iran’s foreign minister once again ruled out any renegotiation of the nuclear deal clinched by Iran and six world powers in 2015, urging all parties to get down to implementing the deal, instead of just posturing.
The Kremlin takes into account a threat of new sanctions against Russia and works out various scenarios to protect interests of citizens and business, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov told journalists on Friday.
UN human rights experts posed serious questions to the very basis of the so-called “emergency state” that the US has been declaring against other countries at will as an excuse to bring them under arbitrary and inhumane economic sanctions.
President Hassan Rouhani said Wednesday the new US administration has admitted that the pressure policy pursued by its predecessor against Iran was wrong, but it has so far failed to take “a serious step” to lift the sanctions Washington has imposed against the Islamic Republic.
US President Joe Biden’s administration is in “no rush” to lift US sanctions on Venezuela but would consider easing them if President Nicolas Maduro takes confidence-building steps showing he is ready to negotiate seriously with the opposition, a White House official told Reuters.
The head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) said recordings from monitoring equipment that the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) installed at the country’s nuclear sites will be deleted if the United States does not lift its unilateral sanctions within the next three months.
The head of the Iranian Judiciary’s High Council for Human Rights, Ali Baqeri Kani, called on the three European parties to the 2015 nuclear deal to stop the arbitrary detention of Iranian citizens if they are truly concerned about human rights.