Russia's Envoy: U.S. efforts to extend Iran arms embargo questionable

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Russia's permanent representative to international organizations in Vienna has slammed the US for its attempts to extend arms embargo against Iran.

In a tweet, Mikhail Ulyanov said the U-S attempts to make arms embargo against Iran indefinite and comprehensive look extremely questionable in the light of Washington’s enormous arms supplies to the region. He also noted that such policies lead to destabilization of the situation in the Middle East. The ban on Iran's arms embargo is set to end in October under the 20-15 nuclear deal. But, the U-S, despite withdrawing from the pact, has been pushing for renewing the ban. Washington has even prepared a draft resolution to indefinitely extend the embargo. However, Russia and China have already voiced their opposition

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