October 20, 2021

Merkel: Talks with Iran must be renewed urgently

German Chancellor Angela Merkel called for Iran to return for negotiations to renew its deal with world powers to restrain its nuclear program, during a press conference with Prime Minister Naftali Bennett in Jerusalem on Sunday.
Iran’s uranium enrichment has made the topic into an urgent matter,” she stated. “The nuclear agreement is not ideal, but we are now in a difficult situation because the Iranians are not entering talks and are continuing to enrich uranium.”

Iran left talks in Vienna about a possible return to the 2015 nuclear deal in June, and has been obfuscating whether it intends to return to negotiations ever since, while advancing its nuclear program farther than ever before.

Merkel argued that “without an agreement we will be in a worse situation.

“The message to Iran is unequivocal: return to the negotiating table,” she stated.

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