Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei on Monday stated that "Iran is not pursuing the production of nuclear weapons. Of course, Iran will not stay limited to an enrichment of 20%. And there is the possibility of increasing enrichment up to 60% in accordance with the country's needs.”
While the Israeli regime, in line with its meddlesome policies, has been struggling to back talks on a new Iran nuclear deal, it has changed its position, saying that Tel Aviv opposes any and all versions of such a deal.
German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said the US has no right to trigger a snapback mechanism to invoke the UN sanctions against Tehran.
Britain's Minister for Industry and Business Nadhim Zahawi said his country is "working hard" to preserve the 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers.
President Hassan Rouhani said that the UNSC and the JCPOA members are opposed to Washington’s bid.
Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency Rafael Grossi in a message referred to his Tuesday meeting with visiting Deputy Foreign Minister of Iran for Political Affairs Seyyed Abbas Araqchi in Vienna, saying cooperation between Iran and the IAEA must continue.
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi called on France to work with Beijing to safeguard the 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers.
A member of the Iranian Parliament announced on Monday that he has put forward a double-urgency bill on Iran's withdrawal from the 2015 nuclear deal.