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Iranian foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif was back to work on Wednesday just hours after president Hassan Rouhani outright rejected his resignation the re signed a deal with all media continuing his duties as the country's top diplomats on Wednesday the president said the reef must stay as him leaving would be against the national interests of the Islamic Republic standing by his four minutes doctor Hadi said the data folders the reef was at the front line of the battle against America the refund announced he was stepping down on Monday via Instagram in a post that took many by surprise he gave me a reason but the U. S. educated did not has long been criticized by hardline is over the twenty fifty nuclear deal which Washington abandoned last year on Wednesday he took to Instagram again thanking Iranians and moderate lawmakers who bodies around him for that supports , the reef played the lead role in securing the nuclear agreement between Iran and the west which was aimed at curbing Iran's nuclear program box ever since US president Donald Trump decided to pull out of it last may reimposing sanctions around the call to me and it so it industry the reef has come under attack from anti western hardliners in Iran with warnings that the country is facing its worst economic crisis in forty years analysts said it was unlikely that Rohani would have accepted the resignation since no one else could fill the demanding post