Russian, Iranian foreign ministers meet on SCO summit sidelines

Sputnik News– Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov is meeting his Iranian colleague Mohammad Javad Zarif on the sidelines of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) summit, a Sputnik correspondent reported Friday.

Lavrov arrived at the summit venue in the Kazakh capital of Astana and immediately made way to a room where the Iranian delegation was expecting him.

A source in the Iranian delegation told Sputnik earlier that the “possibility of this meeting” was “being worked out.”