83219
France to Continue “Firm”, “Frank” Dialogue With Iran
France to Continue “Firm”, “Frank” Dialogue With Iran
Thursday, March 08, 2018

France to Continue “Firm”, “Frank” Dialogue With Iran

Thursday, March 08, 2018

France to Continue “Firm”, “Frank” Dialogue With Iran

France says it wants to continue its "frank" and "firm" dialogue with Iran on various issues in the spirit of the nuclear agreement signed between Tehran and world powers in 2015. The French Foreign Ministry issued a statement following the visit of the country's top diplomat to the Iranian capital on March 5, saying that Jean-Yves Le Drian covered three main issues at his meetings, namely Iran's nuclear activities, its ballistic missile program, and its regional policies. 
Le Drian met with President Hassan Rouhani, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, Secretary of Supreme National Security Council Ali Shamkhani and Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani. 
His trip was part of a European drive to salvage the nuclear agreement with Iran, formally known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, while echoing concerns raised by US President Donald Trump who has threatened to scuttle the agreement. 
The visit was the first by an official in President Emmanuel Macron's administration.

Premium

To continue reading this article log in to your account, or join us now and get a free trial which includes access to this specific story.

You will not be charged for your trial and there is no obligation to purchase.

Create an account or sign in

Short URL : https://goo.gl/LMiiGr
03/08/2018
  1. https://goo.gl/1C1bFp
  • https://goo.gl/iYXnVN
  • https://goo.gl/rFxC2M
  • https://goo.gl/d3xHQA
  • https://goo.gl/hpM56C

You can also read ...

Russia Says Will Continue Efforts to Maintain Nuclear Deal
Moscow is aware that all participants in the Iran nuclear deal...
Rouhani to Visit China
The presidential chief of staff, Mahmoud Vaezi, said Wednesday...
EU representatives are trying to persuade Tehran to respect the terms of JCPOA agreement even after Washington' withdrawal.
Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Wednesday strongly...
Presence in Iraq, Syria at the Request of Governments
A senior security official on Tuesday reiterated that the...
A senior official said Iran and Egypt need to improve...
President Hassan Rouhani downplayed the recent anti-Iran...
Gholamali Khoshroo
Israel and Saudi Arabia have long been violating human...
No Outside Approval Required for Developing Defense Needs
Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces blasted the US for drawing...

Add new comment

Trending

Googleplus