Zarif to visit Iraq

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif

Tehran, Feb 23, IRNA – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is to leave Geneva for Baghdad in hours.

His visit aims at holding talks with his Iraqi counterpart Ibrahim Jafari and Prime Minister Heydar al-Ebadi.

Zarif went to Geneva on Saturday to confer with his American counterpart on ways of developing a final nuclear deal and settling remaining points of difference on Iran’s nuclear program.

His deputy Abbas Araqchi too will arrive in Vienna tomorrow for talks with the head of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Yukia Amano.

By IRNA