'Members of the Group 5+1 (the US, China, Russia, France and Britain
plus Germany) should very frankly and clearly protest to the US and
underline that the country should fully and precisely remain committed
to the JCPOA,' Araqchi said speaking to reporters at the end of a joint
commission about the JCPOA in Vienna.
Speaking to reporters after
the meeting, he said in today's meeting all members of the G5+1
underlined that both sides should remain committed to their pledges with
regards to JCPOA and it is not possible that one side fully remain
committed while some members in the other side mind to ignore it.
EU’s deputy political director Helga Schmid, thanked the Islamic
Republic of Iran for its commitment to JCPOA and urged all sides to
remain committed to their pledges with good will and a constructive
US delegation despite their previous claims has
underlined that they will remain committed to the JCPOA and the policy
pursued by the US administration, Araqchi said.
developments in the US has nothing to do with us,' he said, adding that
they can constantly exchange the JCPOA between congress and White House,
but should remain committed to their pledges within treaty.
Americans should understand that there is no room to renegotiate the
JCPOA, Araqchi said and entering into other issues is totally irrelevant
to the JCPOA.
Domestic developments in the US are not important
for us, he said, adding that the important issue is that they should act
upon their commitments and terminate all sanctions and never let them
Presently the US is totally isolated in its stances while the standpoints adopted by the Europe are very clear, Araqchi said.
US disloyalties have harmed existing atmosphere but trend of
cooperation with Europe is on good track while the same trend in other
parts such as east of Asia and Japan is enforced, he said.
on expansion of financial cooperation with Japan and South Korea along
with a number of other countries in east of Asia and the Europe are
underway and politically both Europe and the rest of the world are now
resisting against the US, Araqchi added.
The text of the JCPOA is very clear and no interpretation will be accepted to this end, he said.
is a key issue in the JCPOA which indicates that the treaty can play
significant role in maintaining regional and global peace and security,
Araqchi went on to say.
The fact is that the JCOPA has not been
fully implemented and this will happen after ten years long and when all
sanctions will have been lifted within ten years to indicate that the
JCPOA as a successful experience can play role in global peace, he said.
'I believe that the JCPOA presently has resolved many issues in the troubled Middle East region,' the senior diplomat added.