Iran demands US guarantees on nuclear deal at UN summit

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Iran’s hard-line president struck a defiant tone on Wednesday by demanding guarantees the United States not abandon any revived nuclear deal and by decrying “double standards” on human rights after the death of an Iranian woman in police custody. Iranian PresidentEbrahim Raisi also said Tehran wanted former US President Donald Trump to face trial for the 2020 killing of Iran’s top Quds Force commander Qassem Soleimani in an American drone attack in Iraq, holding up a picture of the general. Trump in 2018 abandoned the 2015 nuclear deal under which Iran had agreed to restrain its atomic program…

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