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Iran won't bow before US, nuclear deal stronger than Trump thinks: Rouhani

Reiterating that the Iranian nation has not and will never bow to any foreign pressure, he said that Iran will stick to the nuclear deal

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Iran won't bow before US, nuclear deal stronger than Trump thinks: Rouhani

After United States President Donald Trump threatened to decertify the nuclear deal with Iran, President accused the former of levelling baseless accusations.

Rouhani said President's speech was full of insults and fake accusations against

"The Iranian nation has not and will never bow to any foreign pressure...and the deal are stronger than ever ... Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps will continue its fight against regional terrorists," Rouhani said.

Rouhani further asserted that will stick to the nuclear deal.

Vowing to strengthen the country's defences, Rouhani said the nuclear deal is much stronger than what President Donald Trump thinks, reported the Independent.

"Tonight's remarks (by Trump) showed that the deal is much stronger than what he thought during the presidential campaigns," Rouhani said.

"The is more lonely than ever about the deal," he added.

Speaking on state television soon after Trump delivered his speech at the accusing of violating the spirit of the 2015 nuclear deal, Rouhani said a multinational nuclear deal could not be revoked by one country.

The Iranian President said is committed to all accords and would continue to fight against

He added that the country will remain committed to the as long as it serves Iran's national interests.

Earlier, accused of violating the spirit of the landmark and threatened to rip up the agreement.

Trump though did not terminate the agreement completely, but called it weak and poorly constructed.

"As I have said many times, the deal was one of the worst and most one-sided transactions the United States has ever entered into, " Trump while addressing the media at the

"In the event we are not able to reach a solution working with Congress and our allies, then the agreement will be terminated. It is under continuous review and our participation can be canceled by me as President at any time.

First Published: Sat, October 14 2017. 11:40 IST
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