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Russian Overseas Minister meets Iranian President in Tehran

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Russian Overseas Minister Sergei Lavrov on Wednesday met with Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi shortly after arriving in Tehran on an official go to.
Throughout his two-day journey on the invitation of Iranian Overseas Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian, Lavrov is scheduled to fulfill senior Iranian officers to debate the Iran nuclear deal, Xinhua information company reported.
Iranian state media mentioned they may also focus on points regarding Ukraine, Syria and Afghanistan, commerce and power cooperation, in addition to growth of cooperation between Tehran and the areas of Eurasia and Caucasus.
Each Iran and Russia are underneath US sanctions, which have restricted their capacity to ship their big power reserves to world markets. The 2 international locations described their relations as strategic.
Iran signed the nuclear deal, formally referred to as the Joint Complete Plan of Motion (JCPOA), with the world powers in July 2015 accepting to place some curbs on its nuclear program in return for the removing of the sanctions on Tehran.

Nevertheless, former President Donald Trump pulled the USA out of the settlement in Could 2018 and reimposed Washington’s unilateral sanctions on Tehran, prompting Iran to scale back a few of its nuclear commitments underneath the settlement in retaliation.
Since April final yr, a number of rounds of talks have been held in Vienna between Iran and the remaining JCPOA events to revive the deal.
Iran insists on acquiring ensures that the succeeding US governments wouldn’t drop the deal once more, and requires lifting the sanctions in a verifiable method.
Lavrov arrived on Wednesday to debate with the Iranian aspect bilateral cooperation and methods to unravel the deadlock on the Iran nuclear talks.
Having not revealed any particulars of the assembly between Raisi and the Russian diplomat, the state-run IRIB TV mentioned Lavrov is predicted to fulfill Iran’s senior officers to debate the negotiation that goals to revive a 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and world powers.
The 2 sides would additionally focus on conditions in Ukraine, Syria, and Afghanistan, in addition to methods to spice up bilateral ties in commerce and power, it added.

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