US, Russia agree Iran should not have a nuclear weapon

About This Source - ABC News

American Broadcasting Company is an American commercial broadcast radio and television network owned by the Disney Media Networks division of The Walt Disney Company.

ABC News is primarily broadcast from the Times Square Studios in New York City.

Recent from ABC News:

  • Battle for control in Afghanistan worsens
  • Many companies put brakes on plans to return to offices
  • Federal ban on evictions set to expire
  • ABC News published this video item, entitled “US, Russia agree Iran should not have a nuclear weapon” – below is their description.

    Ebrahim Raisi will most likely be elected as president in Iran’s election on Friday. The majority of Iranians say they won’t vote because moderate candidates were disqualified from the race.

    ABC News YouTube Channel

    Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.

    In This Story: Iran

    Iran, also called Persia, officially the Islamic Republic of Iran, is a country in Western Asia. Its central location in Eurasia and proximity to the Strait of Hormuz give it significant geostrategic importance. Tehran is the capital and largest city.

    Iran is home to one of the world’s oldest civilizations, beginning with the formation of the Elamite kingdoms in the fourth millennium BC. The Iranian Revolution established the current Islamic Republic in 1979.

    Iran’s political system combines elements of a presidential democracy and an Islamic theocracy. Iran is a founding member of the UN, ECO, OIC, and OPEC. It is a major regional and middle power and has large reserves of fossil fuels — including the world’s largest natural gas supply and the third largest proven oil reserves.

    The country’s rich cultural legacy is reflected in part by its 22 UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Historically a multi-ethnic country, Iran remains a pluralistic society comprising numerous ethnic, linguistic, and religious groups, the largest being Persians, Azeris, Kurds, Mazandaranis and Lurs.

    4 Recent Items: Iran

  • Turkey’s Erdoğan says majority of wildfires are contained
  • Israel blames Iran for deadly attack on oil tanker off Oman • FRANCE 24 English
  • Iran blamed for tanker attack
  • Water shortages hit Iraqi farmers hard
  • In This Story: Russia

    Russia, or the Russian Federation, is a transcontinental country located in Eastern Europe and Northern Asia. It extends from the Baltic Sea in the west to the Pacific Ocean in the east, and from the Arctic Ocean in the north to the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea in the south.

    Russia spans more than one-eighth of the Earth’s inhabited land area, stretching eleven time zones, and bordering 16 sovereign nations. Moscow is the country’s capital.

    The Soviet Union was dissolved in 1991 and since 1993 Russia been governed as a federal semi-presidential republic. Russia is a major great power, with the world’s second-most powerful military, and the fourth-highest military expenditure. As a recognised nuclear-weapon state, the country possesses the world’s largest stockpile of nuclear weapons.

    3 Recent Items: Russia

  • Chinese officials: Flight from Russia source of latest COVID-19 outbreak in east China city
  • Turkey’s Erdoğan says majority of wildfires are contained
  • Brave dog from Russia enjoys paddle board adventures with its owner
  • Leave a Comment