EU recommits to JCPOA at UNSC meeting
European Union members on the UN Security Council on Wednesday reaffirmed their commitment and support to the Iran nuclear deal, reports New China.
UN Secretary General urges safeguard of JCPOA
The United Nations Secretary General António Guterres has called on regional and international actors to ensure the continuation of the 2015 nuclear deal known as JCPOA despite the US’ withdrawal in May.
Iran’s missile test does not violate UNSCR 2231
An expert on international affairs in Tehran believes: “UNSCR 2231 does not prohibit missile tests by Iran. It is, in fact, the US who has abrogated the resolution by withdrawing from the 2015 JCPOA nuclear deal.”
Russian diplomat: No evidence for Iran UNSCR violation
The United Kingdom and France, who convened a UN Security Council session to discuss reports of ballistic tests in Iran, have failed to present any evidence demonstrating that UN Security Council resolutions were violated, a spokesman for Russia’s mission to the UN told TASS.
Zarif: ‘Surrealism’ now US modus operandi in foreign affairs
In response to claims by US Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, about Iran violating UNSCR 2231, Iranian Foreign Minister, Javad Zarif, tweeted: “‘Surrealism’ is now the US' modus operandi in its foreign affairs: While itself violates UNSCR 2231—and even threatens to punish those who don't wish to violate it in abiding with illegal US sanctions—it now falsely accuses Iran of violating the very SAME resolution. #Hypocrisy!”
Iran responds to Pompeo claims on its missiles
Iran’s Spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has responded to claims by the US Secretary of State about Iran's missile tests violating Security Council Resolution 2231, saying: “Iran’s missile program is a deterrent based on the country’s needs.”
Israel signals possible attack on Iran in Iraq
Dan Williams writes in Reuters that Israel signaled on Monday that it could attack suspected Iranian military assets in Iraq, as it has done with scores of air strikes in war-torn Syria.
Zarif response to 12 Pompeo demands
In an article entitled “US Foreign Policy in Crisis” Iranian Foreign Minister, Javad Zarif, has answered the twelve demands of US State Secretary, Mike Pompeo. You can read the full text below.