: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Zarif: Iran Not Seeking Tensions

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says his country is not seeking heightened tensions.Speaking Wednesday during a visit to Japan for talks with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Zarif said Iran believes “every nation should be allowed to exercise its own rights under international law.”Abe visited Tehran earlier this year in an attempt to serve as a mediator between Iran and the United States.This week, U.S. President Donald Trump said “there’s a really good chance” he would meet with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani to negotiate a new agreement to limit Iran’s nuclear program in place of the 2015 international deal Trump …read more

Source:: Voice of America