Iranian and Russian diplomats have discussed bilateral, regional and international issues as well as the latest developments regarding the Iran nuclear deal.
In a meeting on Wednesday, Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Political Affairs Abbas Araqchi and Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov exchanged views on the latest developments pertaining to the Iran nuclear deal as well as international issues.
The meeting was held in Tehran as part of regular consultations between Tehran and Moscow on the JCPOA and other issues of mutual interest.
During the talkks, Araqchi elaborated on Iran’s stances on regional and international developments and stressed the importance of continued consultations between the two sides. He also expounded on Tehran’s stand on the JCPOA, and rejected US rulers’ destructive and irresponsible move to disregard Washington’s multilateral and international obligations. He also emphasized the Islamic Republic of Irans determination to safeguard its legitimate rights.
Ryabkov, for his part, described Tehran-Moscow consultations as significant, and hailed Iran’s responsible approach in living up to its commitments under the JCPOA. He underscored that no country should undermine the recognized principles of international law and diplomacy through unilateral interpretations and demands.