Zarif to meet with Greek premier, speaker on Thursday

Athens, May 28, IRNA – Visiting Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif will meet Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and Parliament Speaker Zoe Konstantopoulou on Thursday.

Greece Foreign Ministry said in a statement that Zarif is scheduled to meet Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias during his trip to the country.

Greece will visit Greece in the third leg of Zarif tour which has already taken him to Oman and Kuwait.

Zarif arrived Muscat on Tuesday morning and discussed bilateral relations and regional developments with his Omani counterpart Youssef bin Alawi bin Abdullah.

Iran and Oman signed a maritime demarcation agreement during Zarif trip to the region.

Zarif departed Oman for Kuwait in the second leg of his regional tour on Wednesday to attend the 42nd annual meeting of foreign ministers of member states of Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) in Kuwait City.

Zarif discussed regional and international developments with Kuwait’s officials during the journey.