Iranian FM Zarif due in Moscow, Brussels

IRNA – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is scheduled to visit Moscow and Brussels to review Iran nuclear deal, FM spokesman said.

“Zarif’s Wednesday travel to Moscow is in line with continuous consultations with his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov on Iran nuclear accord also known as Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA),” Bahram Qasemi said.

“Iranian FM is also to have a trip to Brussels on Thursday to attend a meeting with the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini, and the foreign ministers of France, Germany and the UK,” he said.

“The meeting will take place in the context of the ongoing work to ensure a full and continued implementation of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action,” Spokesperson for EU Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Catherine Ray earlier said in a statement.