Comments attributed to Khamenei on nuclear issue rejected
Baku, Azerbaijan, Sept.1
By Fatih Karimov - Trend: Viewpoints of Iran 's Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on the nuclear agreement have been explicitly outlined, the public relation department of Khamenei's office said September 1.
The Supreme Leader's viewpoints on the nuclear agreement have been transparently and explicitly outlined in his speeches in recent months and any comments beyond his speeches are invalid, the department underlined in a statement.
The Supreme Leader's stance on the issue has been announced in a number of meetings with people and officials. So, attributing any comment to him beyond his speeches are invalid, said the statement.
After several months of talks, on July 14, Iran and the P5+1 (US, Russia, China, France, UK, and Germany) announced a final accord, curbing Iran 's nuclear program in exchange for the lifting of most international sanctions.
Following the nuclear deal some conservative politicians in the Islamic Republic claimed that Khamenei is against the agreement.
Edited by CN