Oct 15, 2019 10:22 Asia/Tehran [Updated: Nov 11, 2019 21:18 Asia/Tehran]

Under the pressure of US' extremists, Saudi Arabia and Zionist regime, the United states withdrew from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) which is an agreement approved by the United Nations.

Iran PressIran news: "US government only withdrew from the agreement confirmed by the United Nations under the pressure of Zionist regime, Saudi Arabia and the extremists from inside the US," Iranian President made the remarks in his speech at the 66th session of the world health organizations Regional Committee for Eastern Mediterranean (EMRO)

Withdrawal from JCPOA US' scandal 

President Rouhani underlined undoubtedly that the US has done crimes against humanity by imposing sanctions against the Iranian people.

"Withdrawal from an agreement is a stigma for a country and is a dark point for a country but that would be much worse when you see that this agreement is approved by the UN," he added.

"Undoubtedly the US has done crimes against humanity. US' actions amount to economic terrorism. That does not mean the Iranian nation has been brought to their knees. Our experts have doubled their efforts. Over 95 percent of drugs are produced inside the country," Iranian President noted.

Rouhani said: "This does not mean our neighbors and friends in the region have forgotten us. In words, they respect the US but in practice, they are with us. The 80 million Iranian population will not forget the crime done by the US."


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