Iran’s president has stated his nation will not enable President-elect Donald Trump to “Tear up” the nation’s landmark nuclear deal with world powers.
Hassan Rouhani additionally warned that Tehran will react to any extension of American sanctions.
Mr Rouhani’s remarks spotlight the state of affairs he faces after Mr Trump’s inauguration in attempting to defend the deal struck by his average administration.
“They need to put stress on us as a lot as they can.” Mr Rouhani by no means talked about Mr Trump by identify in his speech, although he prefaced his remarks with noting that “Some man… elected in the US”. commercial “What ever plans he has, it will be revealed later,” Mr Rouhani stated.
“He might need to weaken the nuclear deal. He might need to rip up the deal. Do you suppose we will enable this?
Will our nation enable this?” On the marketing campaign path, Mr Trump known as the multi-nation deal “Catastrophic” and vowed to renegotiate it, with out explaining how.
Mr Rouhani additionally warned Iran “Will present a response” if outgoing president Barack Obama indicators a legislation extending some of America’s sanctions authority by 10 years.
Mr Rouhani has described extending the sanctions as a violation of the nuclear deal.