Rouhani and Putin would like to discuss US withdrawal from nuclear deal

Qingdao : Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, shakes hands with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani during their meeting in Qingdao, China, Saturday, June 9, 2018. Rouhani said Russia and Iran should discuss the situation over the U.S. exit from the Iranian nuclear deal. AP/PTI(AP6_9_2018_000045B)

Vastavam web: Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says he would like to discuss the situation following the US withdrawal from the Iranian deal with Russian President Vladimir Putin.Speaking at the start of his today’s meeting with Putin on the sidelines of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation in Qingdao, China, Rouhani hailed close ties between Russia and Iran.Rouhani said that the US exit from the nuclear agreement with Iran warrants an “important and serious discussion between our two countries.” Rouhani also hailed Russia-Iran cooperation in Syria, saying “our role in the region is quite significant.”