Iran says ‘will not stay’ in nuclear deal if US walks away

Tehran (AFP) – Iran will not remain in the nuclear deal with world powers if the United States decides to quit the accord, a senior advisor to supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said Thursday. 

“If the United States withdraws from the nuclear deal, then we will not stay in it any anymore,” foreign policy advisor Ali Akbar Velayati was quoted as saying by the state television website.