[WORLD NEWS] IRAN TAKES US TO ICJ OVER RE-IMPOSED SANCTIONS

Mohammad Zarif ( iran’s foriegn minister )

 

IRAN’S FOREIGN MINISTER, MOHAMMAD ZARIF, ON MONDAY, DISCLOSED THAT IRAN WANTS TO HOLD US ACCOUNTABLE FOR ITS UNLAWFUL RE-IMPOSITION OF UNILATERAL SANCTIONS.

ZARIF IN HIS STATEMENT STATED THAT IRAN HAS FILED A COMPLAINT WITH THE INTERNATIONAL COURT OF JUSTICE TO HOLD THE US ACCOUNTABLE FOR ITS UNLAWFUL RE-IMPOSITION OF UNILATERAL SANCTIONS, WHILE ADDING THAT IRAN IS COMMITTED TO THE RULE OF LAW IN THE FACE OF US CONTEMPT FOR DIPLOMACY & LEGAL OBLIGATIONS AS IT’S VITAL TO COUNTER US HABIT OF VIOLATING INT’L LAW.

IT CAN BE RECALLED THAT IRAN OFFICIALS HAVE REPEATEDLY ACCUSED THE US OF IMPOSING ILLEGAL SANCTIONS ON IRAN, AFTER PULLING OUT OF THE JOINT COMPREHENSIVE PLAN OF ACTION, KNOWN AS THE IRAN NUCLEAR DEAL, IN MAY.