An Iranian diplomat said the country has “many friends” to start trading in armaments with them in line with its national interests.
Chief Josep Borrell stressed that the US is not a JCPOA participant state and cannot initiate the process of reinstating the UN sanctions.
Guterres told the Security Council he cannot take any action on a US declaration that all UN sanctions on Iran had been reimposed because “there would appear to be uncertainty” on the issue.
Britain, France and Germany told the UN Security Council on Friday that UN sanctions relief for Iran – agreed under a 2015 nuclear deal – would continue beyond Sept. 20.
Iran says the overwhelming consensus among members of the UN Security Council (UNSC) against the U.S.’s push to reinstate all anti-Iran UN sanctions proves Washington’s isolation once again.
President Hassan Rouhani says the United States is not legally authorized to trigger the so-called “snapback” mechanism to reinstate UN sanctions against Iran.
Brian Hook, has publicly threatened to trigger a return of all United Nations sanctions on the Islamic Republic if the UN Security Council does not extend an arms embargo on Tehran.
Moscow will oppose any attempts by the United States to extend the arms embargo on Iran and reimpose UN sanctions against the Islamic Republic.
The US attempts to establish itself as ‘JCPoA participant’ have no legal grounds,” said Iran’s permanent representative to Vienna-based International Organizations.
Islamic Revolution Leader Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei said that European signatories are serving US interests and cannot bring the Iranian nation to its knees.