USA failed in an attempt to achieve a renewal in the UN security Council arms embargo against Iran, said about it in interview Fox news the adviser of the President of the United States on public security Robert O " Brien.
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 the United States and Dominican Republic. Russia and China were against the other members of the security Council abstained.
Advisor to Donald trump also admitted that the refusal of France, Germany and the UK to Express US support in the UN security Council " disappointed but not surprised ".
earlier, the permanent Commissioner Russia to the international organizations in Vienna Mikhail Ulyanov said that the attempt by the United States to extend the Iranian arms embargo " failed miserably ". The diplomat expressed the opinion that North America pre-supposed the outcome of the vote, " but still went ahead."
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 proposed United States draft decision On extension of the arms embargo against Iran, because it has consistently opposed attempts to impose such restrictions Tehran.
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, the United States and the European Union.
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 United States declared the sole exit and the restoration of stringent penalties against Tehran.