FM Zarif departs for Moscow

MNA– Iranian Foreign Minister left Tehran for Moscow on Tuesday morning to attend a trilateral meeting with his Russian and Turkish counterparts.

Despite the speculations on cancelation of the trilateral meeting due to the assassination of Russia’s envoy to Ankara Andrey Karlov on Monday night, the talks would be hold as scheduled.

Mohammad Javad Zarif, Iran’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, left the country for the Russian capital in order to participate in a trilateral meeting with the Sergey Lavrov of Russia as well as Turkey’s Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu.

The foreign and defense ministers of Russia, Iran and Turkey are slated to discuss the future of Syria and the city of Aleppo at talks in Moscow today.