Press release on Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov’s consultations in Tehran
On February 14, Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov met in Tehran with Iran’s Deputy Chief of Staff of Presidential Office for Political Affairs Majid Takht-Ravanchi, Deputy Foreign Minister for Political Affairs Abbas Araghchi and Deputy Foreign Minister for Legal and International Affairs Gholam-Hossein Dehqani.
The officials discussed the implementation of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) to resolve the situation around Iran’s nuclear programme. They agreed to continue to coordinate their efforts to preserve the JCPOA and protect their national interests amid the negative political developments around this agreement.
The Russian and Iranian officials also discussed other issues of mutual concern.