Mogherini does not expect that the EU will decide on new sanctions against Iran

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Vitvitskiy in Photobacterium the EU representative for foreign policy Federica Mogherini. Archival photoMogherini does not expect that the EU will decide on new sanctions against Iran© RIA Novosti / Alexei Vitvitskiy the image Bank

The head of EU diplomacy Federica Mogherini said that he does not expect the adoption of the foreign Ministers of the European Union meeting on Monday, any decision on new sanctions against Iran.

«I don’t foresee any decisions about it today. I don’t expect that Ministers will take a decision about this today,» she told reporters on the issue of sanctions against Iran.

She also added that the retention of nuclear deal with Iran is of strategic interest to the EU and the EU is committed to her.

Iran and «six» of international mediators (Russia, USA, UK, China, France, Germany) July 14, 2015 reaching an agreement on the settlement of the longstanding problem of the Iranian atom: adopted a Joint comprehensive plan of action, which takes Iran’s previously imposed economic and financial sanctions by the UN security Council, US and EU.

United States in favor of the agreement change. As previously reported by RIA Novosti the representative of the state Department, the United States will come out of the Iranian deal, if the European partners will not work «on patching its shortcomings.» The state Department stressed that, «if at any time the President decides that an agreement is unattainable, the U.S. will be released immediately from the transaction.»

 

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