Iran's Zarif says Russia to respect Iran nuclear deal: RIA

Reuters , Monday 14 May 2018

Lavrov, Javad Zarif
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov (L)welcomes his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif to have a seat during their meeting in Moscow, Russia May 14, 2018 (Photo: Reuters)

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said at a meeting with his counterpart in Moscow on Monday that Russia had confirmed its readiness to respect the Iran nuclear deal, the RIA news agency reported.

Zarif was cited as saying at a meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in Moscow that Russia and Iran would do everything to save the nuclear deal after Washington announced last week it was withdrawing from it. 

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