UN chief hopes Iran nuclear deal will survive

United Nations, Oct 13 (AFP) UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres "very much hopes" the nuclear deal with Iran can be salvaged, a spokesman said tod...

Published: 13th October 2017 11:15 PM  |   Last Updated: 13th October 2017 11:30 PM   |  A+A-

By PTI

United Nations, Oct 13 (AFP) UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres "very much hopes" the nuclear deal with Iran can be salvaged, a spokesman said today, as President Donald Trump was set to de-certify the 2015 agreement.

UN spokesman Stephane Dujarric said Guterres considers the deal to be a "very important breakthrough to consolidate nuclear non-proliferation and advance global peace and security.

"The secretary-general very much hopes that it will remain in place." (AFP) RB .

This is unedited, unformatted feed from the Press Trust of India wire.

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