"The JCPOA constitutes a major achievement of nuclear non-proliferation and diplomacy, and has contributed to regional and global peace and security", said the statement.
"Today, I am waiving the application of certain nuclear sanctions, but only in order to secure our European allies' agreement to fix the bad flaws of the Iran nuclear deal", he said in a statement.
"I am very concerned that it will not survive May 2018".
"All parties should make concerted efforts to extend this hard-won momentum of reduced tension, create conditions for relaunching dialogue and negotiation and return the nuclear issue of the Korean Peninsula to the correct track of dialogue and negotiation", Wu said.
President Nursultan Nazarbayev, who chaired the council meeting, called on North Korea's leaders to follow his country's path.
Nursultan Nazarbayev tells the U.N. Security Council that Kazakhstan has strengthened the country and its worldwide reputation "by renouncing nuclear weapons and obtaining non-aggression safeguards from nuclear powers".
Lavrov again pushed a Russian-Chinese "roadmap for an exclusively peaceful settlement" of the North Korea nuclear issue.
Antonio Guterres, the United Nations secretary general, is urging nations not to damage Iran's 2015 nuclear agreement with world powers because of concerns they may have with Iran's nonnuclear military activities. "It also seems to have understood that, when it comes to Iran's future, perhaps the most important role the United States can play is to stop the Iranian regime from preventing such forces from coalescing".
The legislation "will ensure that sanctions on Iran will only be relaxed if Iran meets these crucial requirements", said Cheney, criticising the current agreement for allegedly delivering "sanctions relief and cash payments to the Iranian regime in exchange for unverifiable promises".