China is ready to continue cooperation with Iran

© AFP 2018 / Greg Makegui in Beijing. Archival photoChina is ready to continue cooperation with Iran© AFP 2018 / Greg Baker

The Minister of foreign Affairs of China Wang Yi during a telephone conversation with Iranian foreign Minister Javad Zarif said that Beijing opposes the use of unilateral sanctions in international relations, and expressed readiness for further cooperation, said in a statement the foreign Ministry of the PRC.

«The Chinese side attaches importance to China-Iran relations, prepared in accordance with the development situation continue to develop the China-Iran mutually beneficial cooperation», — said Wang Yi

The Chinese Minister added that the joint comprehensive plan of action on the Iranian nuclear issue is the result of multilateral efforts in which interests of the international community.

«We have already publicly stated they oppose the unilateral application of sanctions and incorrect method «the long arm» in international relations», — said the head of the foreign Ministry of the PRC.

In turn, Zarif said the Iranian side appreciates the positive role of China in the protection of the agreement on the nuclear program, and expressed their willingness to strengthen coordination with all parties to resolve the situation surrounding the deal.

The agreement between Iran and the «six» of international mediators (Russia, USA, Britain, China, France, and Germany) was signed in July of 2015. It imposes restrictions on the development of Iran’s nuclear program in exchange for lifting economic and financial sanctions. The President of the United States Donald trump in early may announced that WA out of this agreement. The United States restored large-scale sanctions against Iran, which was previously suspended as a result of reaching AGREEMENT.

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