Raisi era will move Iran closer to Russia and China

In his first press conference as president-elect with 62% of the votes, Ebrahim Raisi, facing a forest of microphones, came out swinging and leaving nothing to the imagination.   On the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) – also known as the Iran nuclear deal, the dossier that completely obsesses the West – Raisi was clear: The US must immediately return to the JCPOA, whose terms Washington unilaterally violated, and lift all sanctions.The JCPOA negotiations in Vienna will proceed, but they will not be permitted to impose new conditions on Iran in terms of its future.The Iranian ballistic missile program is absolutely non-negotiable in the framework of the JCPOA, and will not be curbed.  Asked by a Russian journalist whether he would meet

By PEPE ESCOBAR Via https://asiatimes.com/2021/06/raisi-era-will-move-iran-closer-to-russia-and-china/