Strait of Hormuz 0
6 August 2019

President Rouhani told his French counterpart that “we pay special attention to security and freedom of navigation in the region and Strait of Hormuz. Tens of ships navigate freely in the region, and Iranian forces monitor the process based on regulations”. He also reiterated that “by reducing its [nuclear] commitments, Iran has been seeking to secure its interests under the JCPOA and get other signatories to live up to their commitments for further stability and solidity of the important deal”.

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