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Donald Trump has signalled that he might be willing to meet with Rouhani as well, after re-imposing sanctions against Iran last month.
The remarks by Ali Akbar Salehi, who also serves as a vice president to Iran's elected leader Hassan Rouhani, come as Iran tries to salvage an accord now challenged by President Donald Trump.
President Hassan Rouhani has faced mounting pressure from lawmakers over his handling of an economic crisis, partly triggered by the withdrawal of the United States from the 2015 nuclear deal.
The lawmakers, who have already impeached his labour and economy ministers this month, were unimpressed.
Sanctions had been lifted under a 2015 multilateral agreement in return for Iran committing not to pursue nuclear weapons, but Trump reimposed unilateral sanctions three weeks ago.
Karbasian lost the vote of confidence, which was carried live on state radio, by 137 votes to 121, with two abstentions.
Trump's May withdrawal from a landmark 2015 nuclear deal with Tehran had spooked investors and triggered a run on the Iranian rial long before the punishing sanctions went back into force.
Rouhani referred to fears that essential supplies such as medicines would be affected when sanctions return on Tuesday.
The arrival of the ATR72-600 airplanes at Tehran's Mehrabad International Airport represented perhaps the last benefits Iran will see under the nuclear deal after President Donald Trump withdrew.
Five years since Iranian President Hassan Rouhani took office, here are country's key moments under his leadership:
Trump in May pulled the US out of the 2015 Iran nuclear agreement struck by the Obama administration by calling it the "the worst" deal ever negotiated.
Tension between Washington and Tehran increased a week ago, after Iranian President Hassan Rouhani asked the US not to "play with the lion's tail".
Rouhani repeated his warning that Iran could shut down the strategic Strait of Hormuz, a vital shipping lane for international oil supplies.
Donald Trump's requests were allegedly made during Rouhani's visit to New York for a United Nations General Assembly meeting in September 2017.
The 2015 pact between six major powers and Iran restricts its nuclear activities in exchange for the easing of the sanctions on the Islamic republic.