National Security Advisor Jake SullivanJake Sullivan (Jake Sullivan) Sunday’s program preview: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention School reopening guidance has sparked controversy; Texas responds to the severe winter cold Erdogan: Turkey has put a “serious test” on relations with the United States, hope Strengthen relations with the United States. Biden has talked with Netanyahu for the first time since taking office. It was said on Sunday that the Biden administration had begun discussions with Iran over the American hostages currently held by the Islamic Republic.
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Sullivan said: “We intend to have a direct dialogue with Iranians on the complete and thorough violence. The humanitarian disaster is the unjust and illegal detention of American citizens in Iran.”
Sullivan continued: “Yes, we have started to communicate with Iranians on this issue.” “We will continue to do so. Our strong message to Iranians will be: We will not accept long-term claims that they continue to Detaining Americans in an unfair and illegal manner. The safe return of these Americans will be an important priority of this administration.
Brennan also asked whether Tehran has responded to the offer made by the United States and the European Union last week to resolve the issue of the 2015 nuclear agreement, and whether the proposal is still valid, because Iran has indicated that it will reduce access to the international community’s nuclear monitoring agencies.
“First, Joe BidenJoe Biden (Joe Biden) has nearly 70 deaths in states with severe winters: The report confirms two more deaths related to severe winters in Louisiana. Lawyers filed lawsuits to overturn the 2020 election results designated by the judge. many Designed to prevent Iran from acquiring nuclear weapons. Second, he believes that calm and clear-headed diplomacy is the best way to do this. Sullivan responded and confirmed that the negotiation proposal is still valid.
“It is Iran, which is isolated diplomatically, not the United States. The ball is on their court,” Sullivan said.
The Iranian semi-official news agency Fars News Agency (FNA) shared a statement by the spokesperson of the Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs after an interview, which rejected reports that direct dialogue had begun.
The spokesperson said in a Tweet translated by FNA: “We have received some information from the Swiss Embassy about the exchange of prisoners of war.” “The release of Iranian prisoners in American prisons is our priority, but there has been no direct dialogue. This is incorrect. of.”
Switzerland represents the interests of the United States in Iran.
Spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs: We received some information about the exchange of prisoners from the Swiss Embassy. The release of Iranian prisoners in American prisons is our priority, but there has been no direct dialogue. This is incorrect.
-Fars News Agency (@FarsNews_Agency) February 21, 2021