QINGDAO, June 10. /TASS/. Russia remains committed to a joint comprehensive plan of action on Iran’s nuclear program. This was stated by Russian President Vladimir Putin, speaking at the enlarged session of the SCO summit.
“Clearly, our country cannot be indifferent to what is happening around the Iranian nuclear program,” – said the President of Russia. “The US withdrawal from SVPD is able to destabilize the situation,” he warned. “Russia stands for consistent, full implementation of this plan,” Putin said.
“For its part, will continue to fulfill all its obligations”, – said the President of the Russian Federation.
The US President Donald trump on may 8 announced the release of Washington from SVPD (agreed in 2015, with Iran on one side and Germany, great Britain, China, Russia, USA and France on the other) transactions, which limited the nuclear program of Tehran in exchange for lifting the relevant sanctions of the UN Security Council and unilateral restrictions at the time, the US and the EU.
Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani said in response that the EU needs to ensure Tehran’s compliance with its interest AGREEMENT to maintain in force the agreement. While Iran confirmed the willingness not to withdraw from the AGREEMENT and continue to comply with their obligations. The Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov called the US withdrawal from the transaction a violation of UN security Council resolutions and stressed that Moscow will strive for agreement, despite Washington’s plans to renew the sanctions regime against Tehran.