Iran nuclear deal - new page in resolving global disputes - Rouhani (UPDATE)
Baku, Azerbaijan, July 14
By Umid Niayesh, Mehdi Sepahvand - Trend:
Iranian president Hassan Rouhani said that the nuclear deal between Iran and the six world powers has opened a new page, the basis of which is based on resolving global disputes in simpler ways.
"The nuclear dispute had turned into a tool serving Irano-phobia," Rouhani said, adding the case had turned into one of national pride from a social standpoint.
Regarding economy, Iranian president said that the western countries created difficult situation in Iran via sanctions.
"The sanctions were never effective. However, they impacted people's lives," Rouhani said, Iran's State IRINN TV reported July 14.
Rouhani further said that in the course of the nuclear talks the Islamic Republic used to follow four objectives: 1. To be able to pursue nuclear activities in the country. 2. To remove the "wrongly-imposed, unjust, and anti-humanitarian" sanctions. 3. To annul the entire United Nations Security Council resolutions 4. To remove Iran's nuclear case from the 7th Chapter of the UN Charter even from the Security Council at large.
He underlined that the all these four goals were granted in the achieved agreements.