Zarif to join NPT review conference in New York

TEHRAN (ISNA)- Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif would visit New York late April to participate in the NPT review conference.

“Mr. Zarif will take part in Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) review conference in New York on April 27. Nuclear talks are expected to be held on the sidelines of the conference since foreign ministers of Iran and G5+1 are joining the event,” said Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Marziyeh Afkham in her weekly press conference on Wednesday.

Elsewhere, regarding Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop’s visit to Iran, she said she would visit Iran next week.

Bishop would start talks with Iranian officials on April 25. “The visit has already been planned and will come under bilateral and regional interactions.”

Iran and Australia would discuss Iranian expatriates in the country as well as refugees.