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Iran says UN arms embargo on Tehran has been lifted
By Ahmad PARHIZI
ATTENTION - ADDS Pompeo quotes ///
Tehran, Oct 18, 2020 (AFP) - Iran said a longstanding UN embargo on arms sales to and from the Islamic republic expired Sunday in line with a 2015 landmark nuclear deal with world powers from which Washington has withdrawn.
As Tehran celebrated, however, Washington argued that arms sales to Iran would still violate UN resolutions and threatened sanctions on a ...