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Rouhani says Iran 'awaiting action' on nuclear deal

The standoff continues between the United States and Iran as each demand the other make the first move.
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President Hassan Rouhani addressed the standoff between his country and the United States over reentry to the 2015 nuclear deal at a cabinet meeting yesterday. 

“The Americans stated numerous times that the actions of the previous administration were wrong and that they want to return to their commitments and the nuclear deal,” Rouhani said. “However, these words are not enough and we are awaiting action.” 

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