Foreign Policy
Fri Jul 03, 2020 3:20
Iran's Envoy: US Stance Vis-a-Vis UNSC Resolution 2231 Threatening Global Peace
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran's Ambassador to Pakistan underlined that the US hindrance of the implementation of UN Security Council Resolution 2231 has endangered world peace, and called on the United Nations to take concrete measures about the US economic terrorism targeting the people of Iran.

"The US approach to the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) is bold in unilateralism, bleak on improving UNSC peace seeking function and pure humbug in reflecting Iran's cooperation with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)," Seyed Mohammad Ali Hosseini tweeted on Thursday.

“Not only the US illegally withdraw from the JCPOA, it is also punishing others for not imitating the same," the Iranian ambassador to Islamabad said.

The envoy added that the US significant non-performance to UNSC/Res2231 is a manifestation of "threat to international peace" that needs UNSC determination.

"Economic Terrorism of the US that has imposed huge economic and non-economic detriments to Iranian nation, ought to be indicted,” he pointed out.

Ambassador Hosseini went on to say in spite of being under most robust inspection regime of IAEA Iran is still introduced non cooperative by those European who are vociferous in rhetoric but devoid in action for cooperation! how fair them!

“Being still committed to its obligations-15 of IAEA reports vouch for it. Iran call upon international community, especially JCPOA singers to respect Res2231 and its provisions,” said the ambassador.

In relevant remarks last month, Iranian Government Spokesman Ali Rabiyee deplored the US and Israel for meddling in the International Atomic Energy Agency's affairs, saying that the IAEA should keep its independence.

“We warn that using political criteria in dealing with the tasks and rights of countries in the IAEA will result in nothing but the breakdown of trust and the growth of instability in the global arena,” Rabiyee told reporters in Tehran.

He also warned the IAEA Board of Governors against falling under Washington and Tel Aviv’s pressure.

Rabiyee criticized politicization of the International Atomic Energy Agency’s reports on Iran’s nuclear activities under the influence of the United States and the Israeli regime, reiterating that the Islamic Republic carries out a peaceful transparent nuclear program.

“We firmly emphasize that we are meeting all our international commitments, as confirmed by the 17 positive reports of IAEA in recent years, and we are carrying out most transparent activities,” he said.

Rabiyee said that the Islamic Republic of Iran has given the highest level of access that a country can give to the IAEA, adding, “We have always been prepared to provide the Agency with the necessary access to (to our facilities) in accordance with previous valid agreements and international regulations.”

He noted that Iran will continue its measures according to the same routine and requirements, calling on the IAEA to set its requests within the framework of the body’s statutes.

Rabiyee lambasted politicization of the international bodies’ reports over Tehran’s nuclear activities, saying, “We expect the members of the IAEA’s Board of Governors to support the independence of this international body against the US’ bullying.”

 

 

 

 

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