Iran, EU continue nuclear talks on Sunday

Tehran, June 21, IRNA – Iran’s Foreign Ministry Deputies Abbas Araqchi and Majid Takht-e Ravanchi initiated another day of negotiations with Helga Schmid, EU foreign policy chief deputy on Sunday.

Araqchi and Ravanchi held two rounds of talks with Schmid on Saturday. They kicked off another round of talks on Sunday morning.

The 8th round of nuclear talks between Iran and P5+1 is underway since Wednesday and it is expected to enter a new phase on Monday.

It is expected that Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and foreign ministers of some P5+1 member states attend the Monday negotiations in Luxemburg.

Iran and P5+1 negotiators work on drafting a comprehensive deal the two sides hope will end a 12-year old nuclear dispute.