Zionists seeking to derail Iran nuclear talks: MP

Member of the Iranian Parliament Mehdi Davatgari

Member of the Iranian Parliament Mehdi Davatgari

Maragheh, East Azarbaijan prov, Feb 19, IRNA – A member of the Iranian Parliament said Thursday that the Zionist regime is not satisfied with the positive trend of Iran’s nuclear case and is seeking to derail Tehran’s talks with the six world powers – known as the P5+1.

Mehdi Davatgari said in this northwestern province that the Tel Aviv regime is trying to hamper efforts to find a settlement to the 12-year-old stand-off over Iran’s peaceful nuclear program.

The nuclear talks between Iran and the P5+1 have made good progress, Davatgari said.

Referring to the upcoming speech of the Zionist regime’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu before the US congress, the MP said the Zionist regime is dong its utmost to put Iran under pressure and negatively affect the nuclear talks.

Netanyahu is to address the US lawmakers in order to convince them to take a tough stance on Iran.