In a joint statement, the UN Secretary-General’s foreign ministers emphasized that UNSCR 2231 was still in force. They emphasized joint efforts.
The text of this statement is as follows:
١. Meeting of the Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the three governments / European Union + two (China, France, the Russian Federation, the United Kingdom, the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy) and the Islamic Republic of Iran, members of the Comprehensive Joint Action Plan (CJAP), on ٢٠٢٠ December ٢٠٢٠ ١ دی ١٣٩٩) was held virtually. The meeting was chaired by Mr. Joseph Borrell, High Representative of the Union.
٢. Borjam members reaffirmed their commitment to the agreement, reiterating their efforts to do so. They continue the need for full and effective implementation of the UNHCR by all parties and address the current challenges of implementation [برجام], Including nuclear non-proliferation and sanctions lifting commitments.
٣. The Ministers stressed the importance of the Agency’s role as the only independent and impartial international body mandated by the United Nations Security Council to monitor and verify its non-proliferation commitments under the IAEA Board. They stressed the importance of continuing to cooperate in good faith with the Agency.
4. The Foreign Ministers noted that the IAEA Board, endorsed by UN Security Council Resolution 15, remains a key element in the global nuclear non-proliferation system and an important achievement of multilateral diplomacy for regional and inter-regional peace and security. International is involved. The ministers reiterated their deep regret over the US withdrawal from the agreement. They emphasized that the resolution was still fully binding.
5. The Ministers agreed to continue talks to ensure the full implementation of the UNHCR by all parties. The ministers considered the prospect of a possible US return to the UN Security Council and reaffirmed their readiness to address the issue in a positive light and in a joint effort.