A leaked audio of Iran’s foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif shows just how desperate Iran was to solidify the 2015 Iran nuke deal.
Zarif even joked about kidnapping one of Barack Obama’s daughters to get the deal done.
The leaked audio was first reported by Iran International and independently translated by The Free Beacon.
“I believe Iran and the U.S. will never be friends as long as the Islamic Republic preserves its identity. Never will our issues with America be resolved,” Zarif said.
The Free Beacon reported:
Iran, Zarif said, “scored six goals against the opponent” when the country was down 6 to 0. Zarif also recalls “jokingly” suggesting that he kidnap one of Obama’s daughters and bring her to Iran in order to guarantee the United States signed the deal and made good on its implementation.
Zarif’s private remarks, recorded in March, provide new insight into just how badly Iran needed the nuclear deal, which provided it