Iran, US foreign ministers meet in Vienna

Vienna, Oct 29, IRNA – Foreign Minister, Mohammad-Javad Zarif, who arrived in Vienna hours ago at the head of a high-ranking political team to attend Syria peace talks, met the US Secretary of State John Kerry and they discussed regional issues and Syrian development.

Zarif is to meet with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov also.
He met with Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Muallem on Wednesday and talked about Syria’s development.
Syria peace talks will be held on Friday here and countries like the US, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, Iran, Lebanon, Iraq, Egypt, France, Britain, Qatar and Germany will participate in it.
Meanwhile, a number of bilateral and multilateral meetings will be held on the sidelines of the peace talks.
That’s the first time Iran attends Syria peace talks, hosted by the western states.