US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has insisted that the United States has the legal right to ‘snap back’ UN sanctions. Photo: AFPUS Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has insisted that the United States has the legal right to ‘snap back’ UN sanctions. Photo: AFP
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has insisted that the United States has the legal right to ‘snap back’ UN sanctions. Photo: AFP

Blow to US as UN Security Council rejects demand to ‘snap back’ Iran sanctions

  • The Trump administration accuses Tehran of failing to comply with the terms of the historic 2015 Iran nuclear deal
  • It has demanded the Security Council reimpose sanctions on the Islamic Republic

Topic |   US-Iran tensions
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has insisted that the United States has the legal right to ‘snap back’ UN sanctions. Photo: AFPUS Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has insisted that the United States has the legal right to ‘snap back’ UN sanctions. Photo: AFP
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has insisted that the United States has the legal right to ‘snap back’ UN sanctions. Photo: AFP
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