American sputnick recorded in South-Eastern Iran fired a ballistic missile, which flew more than 160 kilometres on the territory of the test site. It took more than a year since the last similar test.
On it informs TV channel Fox News referring to sources in diplomatic circles.
For the first time in more than a year Iran has tested a ballistic missile as a sign of disobedience (United States – 24 Channel) and a few months after President Donald trump brought the United States out of the nuclear agreement. It happened a few days before the administration has renewed sanctions against the country,
– the channel reports with reference to the three officials in the American administration.
According to them, the launch took place in the South-East of Iran near the town of Jacque. The launch was detected by U.S. satellites. The rocket flew more than 160 kilometres on a flight path to the test site in the Iranian desert.
We will remind that on may 8 the President of the United States Donald trump has announced the release of a joint comprehensive plan of action, signed between Iran and six other countries in July 2015. The agreement was never ratified in the U.S. Congress. Leaving was one of the main election promises trump.
Iran has criticized a US move and subsequently Iran’s Supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has put forward Europe a number of safeguards to preserve the Iran nuclear deal, threatening to resume nuclear development.
What a nuclear deal with Iran?This is one of the key achievements of the Administration of Barack Obama in international politics. Joint comprehensive plan of action was signed in July of 2015. The signing took place in Vienna between Iran and the group, consisting of USA, UK, Russia, France, China and Germany. The transaction gave the international community in exchange for the lifting of sanctions against Iran, the ability to monitor nuclear facilities. Iran has retained its peaceful nuclear program, part of the enriched uranium out of the country should be removed.