Iran Urges France to Make Regional Allies Opt for Rationality

King Khalid International Airport

King Khalid International Airport

"We have repeatedly told French officials that the JCPOA (the nuclear agreement, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action) is not negotiable and other issues will not be included in it", Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Saturday.

"France is fully aware of our country's firm position that Iran's defence affairs are not negotiable", he said.

Obama's successor Trump decertified the deal last month and slapped sanctions on Iran's powerful Revolutionary Guards.

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The Iranian Foreign Ministry has responded to the call of the French President to hold talks on the country's ballistic missile program, firmly rejecting the idea and noting that it is exclusively defensive in nature.

Paris is a signatory to the Iran nuclear deal, which was also signed by five other major powers, namely the US, Britain, Russia and China plus Germany, to roll back Tehran's nuclear program in return for easing the worldwide sanctions. The fate of the deal has fallen on the US Congress which has 60 days to reimpose nuclear sanctions.

While aligning with Tehran and other European signatories in opposing Trump's demand for a renegotiation of the deal, France's Macron has talked of a need to engage in talks with Iran to push its missile activities into a restrictive framework.

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France has been trying to save the nuclear deal which Iran signed with six world powers - Britain, China, Germany, France, Russia and the United States.

Saudi Arabia heaped on additional the accusations, stating that Iran supplied weapons to the Houthi rebels.

According to the memo, the Saudi request for an Arab League meeting was based on a missile the Sunni-ruled kingdom says its air defenses intercepted over Riyadh after being fired from Yemen on November 4. He then mentioned that "there are extremely strong concerns about Iran" among its Arab neighbors in the Persian Gulf. Earlier, Saudi Arabia accused Iran of "a clear act of aggression that targets neighboring countries, and threatens peace and security in the region and globally".

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