A senior Iranian official says the nation proved to the entire world that its nuclear program is peaceable by signing an settlement with the Worldwide Atomic Vitality Company (IAEA) throughout a latest go to to Tehran by IAEA Director Basic Rafael Mariano Grossi.
Chief of Employees of the president’s workplace Mahmoud Vaezi underlined that Iran has all the time complied with the Safeguards Settlement even since earlier than the 2015 nuclear deal, formally referred to as the Joint Complete Plan of Motion (JCPOA), was signed.
“Since earlier than the JCPOA was singed, Iran has been a member of the IAEA and has remained dedicated to the Safeguards Settlement,” he defined.
“By the IAEA and by implementing the Safeguards Settlement, we insisted on displaying to the world that our nuclear actions are peaceable,” he added.
“The parliament’s regulation will not be saying that we must always cease being a member of the IAEA as a result of now we have been a member of the company since earlier than negotiations on the JCPOA began and this monitoring cooperation has all the time been there,” he mentioned.
He mentioned Iran stopped its voluntary implementation of the Further Protocol according to the Parliament’s laws aimed toward getting US sanctions lifted.
Nevertheless, he confused, Iran’s cooperation with the IAEA when it comes to monitoring has all the time continued.
“We reviewed this problem and reached settlement with the IAEA,” he mentioned.
“The content material of the settlement is crystal clear. In the course of the time Iran has stopped the implementation of the protocols, it is not going to settle for snap inspections in any respect and won’t give permission for inspection,” he mentioned.
“Their (the IAEA’s) entry to [monitoring] cameras might be blocked altogether and they’re going to haven’t any entry to the tape (footage) in any respect except all points are settled sooner or later and the opposite facet complies will all of its commitments beneath the JCPOA,” he mentioned.
As agreed between Iran and the IAEA, Vaezi added, Iran will present the company with the footage filmed by monitoring cameras provided that the sanctions imposed on Iran by the Trump administration are lifted.