Iran Rejects Talks with US/E3 on JCPOA Unless Illegal Sanctions Lifted

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Iran Rejects Talks with US/E3 on JCPOA Unless Illegal Sanctions Lifted

by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman)

On Sunday, Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh rebuffed EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell's phony outreach for informal JCPOA talks with its signatories, saying:

"In view of the recent (unacceptable) stances and measures taken by the United States and the three European countries, the Islamic Republic of Iran believes that this is not a good time for holding an unofficial meeting," adding:

"Implementation of commitments by all parties is not a matter of negotiation and give-and-take, because all options for give-and-take were exhausted five years ago." 

"The way forward is quite clear. The US must end its illegal and unilateral sanctions and return to its JCPOA commitments." 

"This issue neither needs negotiation, nor a resolution by the (IAE
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