U.S. has to make effort to rejoin the nuclear deal- Zarif

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Islam News – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says Iran is ready to see the US returning to the JCPOA, but Washington is obliged to work to obtain the membership conditions, as Mehrnews agency reported.

“The United States is responsible for its commitments to the JCPOA [the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action], and it should make effort to regain the membership of the deal,” Zarif said in a recently-held interview with a local network, Arman Media.

He said Iran is ready to see the US returning to the JCPOA, however, to gain the membership, Washington should return to its commitments.

The Iranian diplomat reiterated that JCPOA is a legal agreement reached between Iran and six world powers, which has been confirmed by the UN Security Council Resolution 2231, saying that, therefore, it cannot be trampled by the unilateral actions of the US as

Zarif also pointed to the US presidential elections, saying that the administration of president-elect, Joe Biden, knows that when they return to the nuclear deal commitments, certain issues including Iran’s missile program will not be negotiable because they have already been discussed. 

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