Oct 13, 2015, 12:55 PM
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Mogherini: Good news from Tehran today

Tehran, Oct 13, IRNA -- Upon the approval of CJPOA by Majlis on Tuesday, EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini remarked: 'Good news from Tehran today.'

'Good news from Tehran today. Now the parliamentary process of the nuclear deal is completed, and we are getting closer to formal adoption,' she said on her official twitter page an hour ago.

Iranian Majlis (Parliament) on Tuesday approved the bill on the implementation of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) with 161 votes in favor out of total 250 votes from the lawmakers who were present in Majlis's open session today. 59 voted against and there were 13 abstainees.

On October 11, Iranian parliament ratified the general outline of a single-urgency bill on the JCPOA.

On July 14, Iran and world's six major powers known as the Group 5+1 (US, Britain, France, Russia and China plus Germany) concluded over a decade-long negotiations on Tehran’s nuclear activities which led to the signing of the (JCPOA).