Iran Deal Signatories Meet to Salvage Accord Despite U.S. Sanctions

The signatories of the the Iran Deal met Friday in an effort to salvage the nuclear accord despite U.S. sanctions targeting Tehran.

VIENNA (AP) — Senior officials from Iran and the remaining signatories to its 2015 nuclear deal with world powers were meeting Friday as tensions in the Persian Gulf simmer and Tehran is poised to surpass a uranium stockpile threshold, posing a threat to the accord.

At the heart of the meeting in Vienna is Iran’s desire for European countries to deliver on promises of financial relief from U.S. sanctions. Iran is insisting that it wants to save the agreement and has urged the Europeans to start buying Iranian oil or give Iran a credit line to keep the accord alive.

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