2nd LD-Writethru: Iran says U.S. treatment of nuke deal "desperate attempt"
Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.
TEHRAN, Jan. 12 (Xinhua) -- Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said U.S. President Donald Trump's Friday announcement over 2015 international nuclear deal is a "desperate attempt."
"Trump's policy and today's announcement amount to desperate attempts to undermine a solid multilateral agreement, maliciously violating its paras. 26, 28 and 29," Zarif tweeted.
"JCOPA is not renegotiable; rather than repeating tired rhetoric, the U.S. must bring itself to full compliance, just like Iran, ...