Tehran, Oct 12, IRNA – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Sunday urged the European Union to play an active and independent role in the process of nuclear talks between Iran and Group 5+1.
Zarif made the remarks in a meeting with visiting Cyprus Deputy Foreign Minister Alexandros Zinon.
The two officials exchanged views on ways to develop mutual cooperation in economic, cultural and political arenas.
The Cyprus official, for his part, expressed hope that the nuclear talks between Iran and G5+1 would lead to successful outcome.
Confidence-building between Iran and the international community would pave the way for expansion of all-out relations between the two sides, Zinon added.
The European Union is seeking to establish a lasting and stable relationship with the Islamic Republic of Iran, he added.
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