FM Zarif arrives in Moscow

IRNA – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, heading a high-ranking delegation, arrived in Moscow on Wednesday.

“Zarif’s Wednesday visit to Moscow is in line with continuous consultations with his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov on Iran’s nuclear accord also known as Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA),” Bahram Qasemi said.

“Iranian FM is also to have a trip to Brussels on Thursday to attend a meeting of the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini, and the foreign ministers of France, Germany and the UK,” Qasemi added.

“The meeting will take place within the context of the ongoing work to ensure a full and continued implementation of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action,” Spokesperson for EU Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Catherine Ray earlier said in a statement.