Iran says Europe's support for nuclear deal not enough - IRNA
TEHRAN, May 20 (Reuters) - The European Union is not doing
enough to preserve the benefits for Iran from the 2015
international nuclear pact following the withdrawal of the
United States, Iran's foreign minister told the EU's energy
chief on Sunday
"With the withdrawal of America, (Iran's) public
expectations from the European Union have increased in order to
maintain the deal's gains, and in the current context, the
European political support for the accord is not sufficient,"
Mohammad Javad Zarif told Miguel Arias Canete in Tehran, Iran's
state news agency IRNA reported.
"The announcement of the possible withdrawal by major
European companies from their cooperation with Iran is not
consistent with the European Union's commitment to implementing
(the nuclear deal)," Zarif was quoted as saying.
(Writing by Parisa Hafezi; Editing by Mark Potter)
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