Zarif to confer with US, Chinese, Russian counterparts on Sunday

Lausanne, March 29, IRNA – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is scheduled to have intensive negotiations with his US, Chinese, and Russian counterparts on Sunday.

Zarif’s meeting with US Secretary of State John Kerry is the first in his schedule on Sunday. Then, Zarif confers with Chinese Foreign Miinister Wang Yi who is on his way to Lausanne.

Simultaneous with ministerial meetings, Head of Iran Atomic Energy Organization Ali Akbar Salehi and his deputies meet with US Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz and his assistants.

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov is also scheduled to arrive in Lausanne on Sunday afternoon.

Iran and the six world powers have been in talks to resolve outstanding issues surrounding Tehran’s nuclear program to pave the way for striking an overarching deal on the country’s nuclear program as a deadline slated for July 1 draws closer.

By IRNA