IRAN: Iran insisted that the US should lift it’s sanctions before talks can resume.


Iran insisted that America must lift all it’s unilateral sanctions, holding an informal meeting with the US and European powers on the ways to revive a nuclear deal.

Iran’s foreign ministry spokesman said ” it was not an appropriate time for the talks proposed by the European Union .

Tensions have soared since the US left a nuclear deal with Iran in 2018.

The US said it was a disappointment, but remained ready to “re ~engage in meaningful diplomacy on the issue”