TEHRAN, Nov. 05 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian VP who also heads AEOI, Ali Akbar Salehi, pointing out that the IAEA chief traveled to Tehran with his own wish, said Yukiya Amano holds a special responsibility with regard to the conduct of the United States on JCPOA.
In an interview with Iran IRIB1 Negahe Yek on Saturday, Salehi said Amano has a special responsibility at this time, and the IAEA is the only authority that can assess the obligations of the member states, and tries to take necessary measures according to the events occurring in the US against JCPOA.
“Amano is trying to inform the international community of Iran’s obligations, he came to Tehran on his own request and consulted with Iranian officials on the wrong positions of the United States,” he noted.
JCPOA Section T is generally related to the activities related to nuclear arms and since we do not intend to build any nuclear weapons, we have voluntarily accepted the measures, Salehi noted.
Touching upon the refusal of US President Trump to approve JCPOA, Salehi said he makes unfounded and false claims against Iran at the United Nations General Assembly, against the Iranian nation, which shows the true nature of the American politicians.
Given that the JCPOA a win-win deal, Salehi said, Iran is trying to keep it alive and all the parties involved need to be committed to their obligations; it is in the interest of NPT too, since if JCPOA does not work, not only the NPT, but also any other international treaty will lose its credibility.