Yukia Amano & Javad Zarif

Iran FM, IAEA Chief discuss bilateral ties in Tehran

IRNA – Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif conferred with visiting Director-General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Yukiya Amano on mutual cooperation in the Iranian capital on Sunday.

During the meeting the two sides underlined the need for the compliance of all parties to Iran nuclear deal.

The IAEA director-general once again reiterated that Iran has remained committed to its pledges under the 2015 nuclear deal, saying the agency regards the implementation of the deal by all the contracting parties is as having special significance.

The IAEA chief arrived in Tehran late on Saturday to hold talks with top Iranian officials, including President Hassan Rouhani and Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif.

Bahrouz Kamalvandi, the spokesman of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI), wrote on his Telegram channel on Saturday that ‘Mr. Amano’s visit can be an attempt to bolster Iran deal.’

‘We will fulfill the commitments we have accepted provided the other parties to the deal fully honor their commitments,’ Kamalvandi said.