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By INU Staff
INU - On Friday, a number of international partners gathered in Washington for a nuclear security summit, where US President Barack Obama addressed the current status and anticipated impact of the Iran nuclear agreement, which was concluded last July and implemented in January. Obama indicate that “full and continued implementation” is still something that the negotiating parties are pursuing.” And according to comments recorded by Reuters, he stated that this was something that would require ongoing cooperation among the nations involved.

Austrian President Heinz Fischer

By INU Staff
INU - Ahead of a visit to Austria by Iranian President Hassan Rouhani to discuss matter including Iranian-European trade cooperation, Austrian President Heinz Fischer has made public statements indicating that it may be some time before all economic sanctions against the Islamic Republic are removed.

The deputy chair of the Iranian parliament’s National Security Committee has announced that 50 trillion rials (U.S. $1.65 billion) of Iran’s released funds will be spent to strengthen the country’s defense.

Ahmad Sheikhzadeh

By INU Staff
INU - A consultant to Iran’s mission to the United Nations has been criminally charged with violating a U.S. law against dealing with that country, according to an indictment made public on Wednesday, Reuters reported on March 24th.

On Friday, it was reported that at least 12 US Senators had begun publicly urging the government to impose unilateral sanctions on the Islamic Republic of Iran in order to punish it for last week’s provocative ballistic missile tests, which have been subject to international criticism for being inconsistent with the United Nations Security Council resolution that accompanied the January implementation of the Iran nuclear deal.

By INU Staff
INU - On Monday, the Associated Press reported that Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif had defended last week’s tests of three ballistic missiles capable of carrying nuclear warheads. His remarks on the subject were delivered during a visit to New Zealand, which was to be followed up on Tuesday by a trip to Australia, as well.

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