NCRI - On the anniversary of the Iranian regime’s nuclear deal with the major world powers, the state-run Kayhan Newspaper slammed Hassan Rouhani's government and wrote: "Nowadays the government has undoubtedly incurred considerable and irreversible damages to the regime. Nevertheless, the government still insists on following the principals of Iran Deal which was not very much successful. Unlike Rouhani's claims, no sanction has ever been annulled or lifted. Instead, more sanctions have been imposed on Iran."
NCRI - U.S. President-elect Donald Trump’s incoming chief of staff said on Sunday that he thinks the nuclear deal with the Iranian regime "is on life support."
“I'm not here to declare one way or the other ultimately where this is going to go,” incoming White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus told ABC News' George Stephanopoulos on "This Week."
NCRI - With the joint commission meeting held in Vienna to oversee Iran’s nuclear deal, Vatan-e Emrooz, a newspaper close to Khamenei’s band, has written on January 13 that “the more we refer to this commission, the more responsibilities we’ll likely have to bear! Iran (Iranian regime) has accepted new commitments beyond those set out in the nuclear deal as to the amount of its enriched uranium reserve, and has also decided not to pursue its complaints over the extension of Iran Sanctions Act.”
NCRI - On December 28th 2016, Keyhan newspaper affiliated with Khamenei wrote about the Iran nuclear deal quoting the chairman of the Iranian Parliament Committee on National Security and Foreign Policy that the current big banking systems have been locked; even we take out the salaries of workers of embassies with hand baskets.
NCRI - On Thursday, December 22, head of Khamenei’s club-wielding agents, Saeed Qassemi, pointing out Javad Zarif (Iran regime Foreign Minister) admitting his mistakes on The Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) in the regime’s parliament, said: “As the diplomacy of smile, diplomacy of Email, diplomacy of giving the famous and delicate Farshchian carpet which has a thousand texture to Wendy Sherman and John Kerry, and diplomacy of balcony in Palais Coburg in Vienna were public, admitting mistakes must also be official and public and the Foreign Minister must publicly admit his wrong doings in front of the cameras not in a parliament that signed and approved the JCPOA after 20 minutes discussion.”
NCRI - On Saturday December 17th 2016, state run Tasnim News Agency, reported that the head of Atomic Energy Organization of Iran, Ali Akbar Salehi in a television program threatened that the nuclear activities will be resumed. Regarding the required amount of time to resume nuclear activities, Salehi stated, he could not say this clearly and openly but the bridges to success have not yet been burned.Salehi
NCRI - The Gulf States are concerned about the disappearance of the radioactive components in the nuclear power plant of Bushehr Southern Iran
A device that carried a nuclear radiation was lost in Bushehr power plant and this issue questioned the safety controls that have been exerted in the power plant. Bushehr nuclear power plant is located just a few kilometers far from the Gulf States.
NCRI - The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) told Iran on Thursday that it was risking the nuclear deal with the West by yet again exceeding the limit placed on a sensitive material, heavy water, Reuters reported.
The Board of Governors meeting in Vienna also saw the U.S. and Iran clash over the issue in the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA). U.S. Ambassador to the IAEA, Laura Holgate, said, "We note with concern Iran's accumulation of heavy water in excess of the limit set forth in the JCPOA of 130 metric tonnes."
The head of the United Nations agency that oversees the Iranian nuclear deal warned Tehran on Thursday to stick to the accord after it was found for the second time to have breached one of its terms, The Wall Street Journal reported.
The International Atomic Energy Agency said last week that Iran's regime had stockpiled slightly more than the allowable 130 metric tons of heavy water. Spent fuel can be taken from the heavy water to produce plutonium for a nuclear weapon.