Constant authorized of Russia to the international organizations in Vienna Mikhail Ulyanov said that the US attempt to extend the Iranian arms embargo " failed miserably ".
on the last working day of the week the UN Security Council did not support the U.S. resolution to extend the arms embargo against Iran, that actively supports Washington. According to the agreement, the Joint comprehensive plan of action (SVPD), permits the supply of military equipment to Iran is temporary and will expire on October 18. For the document voted only by the US and the Dominican Republic. Russia and China were against the other members of the security Council abstained.
The diplomat expressed the opinion that North America pre-supposed the outcome of the vote, " but still went ahead."" Ideologically motivated approaches sometimes play with the States of a malicious prank, " said He.
for its part, Russia's permanent representative to the UN, Vasily Nebenzia said that the Russian Federation voted in the UN security Council against the US-proposed draft decision on extension of the arms embargo against Iran, because it has consistently opposed attempts to impose such restrictions Tehran. He also tried to convince the partners that the Security Council carefully examine the proposal of the President of Russian Federation Vladimir Putin to conduct an online summit on the situation around Iran.
Iran and the six international negotiators in July 2015 reached a historic agreement on the settlement of the longstanding problem of the Iranian atom. The months of dialogue ended with the adoption of a Joint comprehensive plan of action (SVPD), which is completely removed from Iran introduced before the economic and financial penalties from the UN Security Council, US and EU. Agreement and among them provided that the arms embargo will be lifted against Iran for the past five years, the supply of arms possible before, but only with the permission of the UN security Council. The deal in its original form lived for three years in may 2018, the US said sole exit and the restoration of stringent penalties against Tehran.