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Kerry may arrive in Vienna for Iran nuclear talks Wednesday: Source

A source in the American delegation told Sputnik news that US Secretary of State John Kerry will arrive in Vienna later this week to participate in a final round of nuclear talks involving Iran and the P5+1 group of international negotiators.

VIENNA, November 18 (Sputnik) – US Secretary of State John Kerry is expected to arrive in Vienna for nuclear talks on the Iranian nuclear program “later this week”, a source in the US delegation told Sputnik news agency Tuesday.

“US Secretary of State John Kerry will arrive in Vienna later this week, Wednesday the earliest,” the State Department spokesman said.

Vienna is hosting Tuesday a final round of nuclear talks involving Iran and the P5+1 group of international negotiators. During the previous meetings the sides agreed to reach a long-term agreement outlining the guarantees for peaceful nature of Iran’s nuclear program in exchange for a gradual relief of sanctions imposed on the Islamic Republic by November 24.

Earlier in the day, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Zarif said the agreement may be reached if there are no “excessive demands” set.

By Sputnik News

 

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