Mohammad Dzhavad Tariffata: Carlo Allegri / Reuters
The United States has decided not to impose personal sanctions against the Minister of foreign Affairs of Iran Mohammad Javad Zarif. About it reports Reuters with reference to close to the discussion of the question sources.
That Zarifa subject to sanctions, said on 24 June, the Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin. However, the news Agency reported that this decision was revised.
It is reported that among the opponents of these sanctions was the US Secretary of state Mike Pompeo. Next week, Zarif is going to visit a meeting of Ministers of countries of the United Nations to discuss sustainable development issues: conflict, gender equality, hunger and climate change. In order to get there, the Iranians need a visa — it will be difficult to provide to a person who is blacklisted USA.
June 8, Pompeo announced on Twitter that Iran is waiting for further isolation and new sanctions if the country will continue the departure from compliance with the Joint comprehensive plan of action (SVPD).
7 July it became known that Iran had started to enrich uranium above the level of 3.67% — limit specified AGREEMENT. According to the Minister of energy of Israel Yuval Steinitz, a plan of uranium enrichment — a moderate step, but Tehran “began the difficult path to a nuclear weapon.”
The contract AGREEMENT for Iran was signed in the summer of 2015 between Tehran and the six countries-mediators — Russia, the United States, Britain, China, France, Germany. In early may of 2018 President of the United States Donald trump announced the unilateral withdrawal of Washington from the transaction and the resumption of the anti-Iran sanctions.
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