The Iranian Parliament at the meeting held behind closed doors, approved a plan to counter the «American terror». For presented for their consideration the draft voted by 212 deputies, six were against, one abstained.
As reported by state television of the Islamic Republic of Iran, the announcement of the outcome of the voting, the deputies met with loud cries of «Death to America!»
«The vote proved that the people of Iran are determined to oppose the American action. The US administration should realize that its provocations will be countered Parliament and the people», — said the Chairman of the Parliament Ali Larijani.
Other members noted that successive administrations adhere to the same anti-Iranian course. However, neither sanctions nor hysteria in the media failed to weaken Iran, which has 38 years of resisting American aggression.
July 17, the U.S. administration has notified Congress that the leadership of Iran continues to abide by the terms of the «nuclear deal». Such reports, the White house, in accordance with the established procedure, shall be obliged to submit to lawmakers every 90 days.
Despite the statement about the formal observance by Iran of conditions of the contract, administration Donald trump gave notice of intention to impose new sanctions against Iran for «hostile acts» not directly related to the nuclear program.