Iran prepared to use all capacities to maintain global peace and security - Rouhani
Baku, Azerbaijan, Apr.22
By Fatih Karimov - Trend:
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said that the country is prepared to use all its capacities to maintain global peace and security.
He made the remarks in the 60th Commemoration of Asian-African Conference in Jakarta, capital city of Indonesia, Iran's IRNA news agency reported on April 22.
As the first step, Iran will persevere to resolve the nuclear issue, he said, adding that in the next stage the country will use all its capacities to maintain global peace and security.
"We will attempt to secure peace for economic development and poverty reduction in collaboration with the neighboring countries and through the use of Islamic cooperation principles."
I declare that our goal is constructive interaction, and insist that this interaction will be beneficial to people around the world, Rouhani said.
Through a prospective deal is expected to be signed by June 30, Iran will limit its nuclear activities as a trust-building move toward the international community. In return, the economic sanctions on Iran's economy will be lifted.
The deal envisions a 10-year cooperation period between the Islamic Republic and the group 5+1 (the US, UK, France, Russia, China, and Germany).