Zarif: More Russia contribution speeds N-talks

TEHRAN, Jan. 12 (MNA) – Iranian FM and Russian deputy FM have met n Tehran to discuss upcoming nuclear talks and mutual cooperation.

Russian Deputy FM and chief negotiator in Iran, 5+1 talks Sergei Ryabkov arrived in Tehran this morning and met with Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif.

Zarif pointed to the latest status of negotiations and praised Russia’s role in the talks and deemed more active role of Moscow a great factor in speeding progress of talks toward a final solution.

Pointing to various potentials for cooperation between the two countries, Iranian FM called for boost of Tehran-Moscow ties and emphasized on more political consultations between the two states on regional and international issues.

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov, for his part, highlighted his country’s responsible approach toward the nuclear talks and stated that “friendly relations between Tehran and Moscow demands actualization of potential capacities to accelerate reaching a final agreement in the talks.”

Russian official also stressed on Kremlin’s readiness for more influential cooperation with Iran in regional and international issues.

By Mehr News Agency

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