May 8, 2019, 4:51 PM
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Lavrov: Russia after finding way to stand against US unilateral acts

Moscow, May 8, IRNA – Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said Moscow is after finding a way to confront the US unilateral acts.

Lavrov made the remarks in a joint press conference with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Wednesday.

Expressing respect over Iran's patience, he said Moscow received Iranian President Hassan Rouhani's letter.

Russia attaches great importance to Iran's commitments to UN Security Council's resolutions.

Referring to the fact that Russia is seeking a way to stand against US unilateralism, Lavrov said withdrawal from Iran deal and the blatant violation of UNSC resolution have been the US' sin.

Today, Iran made us informed of its actions, Lavrov said adding that Iran's measures are in the framework of the JCPOA.

Russia has also announced its commitment to Iran nuclear deal and will hold talk with all parties except the US to comply with their commitments.

He hailed his meeting with Zarif, saying holding consultation in this condition has been necessary.


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