Negotiations to save the nuclear deal with Iran appear to be bearing fruit. Iran and the five superpowers, Germany, China, France, the United Kingdom and Russia, held a new round of talks on Sunday in Vienna, and according to Spanish diplomat Enrique Mora who is coordinating contacts on behalf of the European Union, on Sunday Iran held a new round of talks. The deal is closer than ever.
“We are closer than we were a week ago, but we are not there yet. We have made progress on a series of technical issues, some of which are very complex. This clarity also allows us to get a clear idea of what the political problems are.”As he claimed.
The contacts took place a day after the election of Iran’s hardline conservative president, Ebrahim Raisi. “It is not my place to judge the new political environment in Tehran,” he added -Mora replied. We’ll have a clearer idea when we meet again.”
Delegations return to their countries to receive instructions
As Iranian negotiator Abbas Araqchi explained to the press, the participating delegations, including the indirectly participating US delegation, will now return to their capitals to receive instructions before returning to Vienna.
The Russian negotiator, Mikhail Ulilanov, was also optimistic about the possibility of an agreement and He even considered a date, mid-JulyAs long as governments step up.
“Diplomatic efforts to find a common language are almost completely exhausted It’s time to make political decisions“Ulyanov said.
Bennett: “I understand who they’re dealing with. They’re killers.”
The new Israeli Prime Minister, Naftali Bennett, called on the major powers to reconsider the nuclear agreement, warning about the personality of the next Iranian president.
He stressed that “a major election is the last chance for world powers to wake up before returning to the nuclear deal, and to understand who they are dealing with. These men are killers and mass murderers.”
The tough president will succeed moderate Hassan Rouhani in August. Although his political current is characterized by the rejection of the West, he stressed during the election campaign that his priority is to lift sanctions so that Iran can emerge from the economic crisis.