Lavrov discussed Iranian nuclear deal with Iranian foreign Minister


RIA Novosti

The Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov held a telephone conversation with his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif, reported on the official website of the foreign Ministry.

“The Ministers exchanged views on topical issues of bilateral and regional agenda, including progress in the implementation of the Joint comprehensive programme of action on the Iranian nuclear program and the situation in the Syrian settlement in the context of the agreements reached in the framework of the Astana process,” he said.

It is noted that the conversation was held at the initiative of the Iranian side.

Earlier, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said that the US demand to send UN experts on military targets are unlikely to approve of the IAEA.