China says it regrets US decision to pull out of Iran deal

China said it regrets the decision by the United States to pull out of an international nuclear deal with Iran.
China said it regrets the decision by the United States to pull out of an international nuclear deal with Iran.PHOTO: REUTERS

BEIJING (REUTERS) - China said on Wednesday (May 9) it regrets the decision by the United States to pull out of an international nuclear deal with Iran, raising the risk of conflict in the Middle East.

China will safeguard the deal and it calls on all relevant parties to assume a responsible attitude, Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang told a regular briefing in Beijing.

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