Iran, World Powers Wrap Up Nuclear Talks in Vienna
VIENNA (Tasnim) – Iran and the Group 5+1 (Russia, China, the US, Britain, France and Germany) concluded more than two weeks of talks over Tehran’s nuclear program in Vienna on Tuesday in a final round a senior Iranian lawmaker explained as “successful”.
Hamid Baeedinejad, head of the Iranian team of experts and the director general for political and international affairs at Iran’s foreign ministry, announced in his Instagram page on Tuesday that the nuclear talks have finished successfully.
“By God’s grace, the nuclear negotiations ended in success, and the participating delegations are ready to go to the venue of the foreign ministers’ official interview to formally announce the agreement,” Baeedinejad explained.
The negotiating parties reached a conclusion over the text of a comprehensive deal on Tehran’s nuclear program after 22 months of diplomatic negotiations.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and the European Union Foreign Policy Chief Federica Mogherini, who has been coordinating diplomacy with Iran on behalf of the six powers, are going to hold a joint press conference to read a statement on the results of the marathon talks.