“Ms. Mogherini’s visit has been organized within the framework of Iran-EU cooperation following the implementation of the nuclear deal,” said Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in his joint press conference with EU Chief Federica Mogherini on Sat. in Tehran.
Zarif expressed confidence that EU’s political and economic interests are tied to the implementation of the JCPOA, saying the two sides will boost cooperation to remove the remaining obstacles that are hindering the full implementation of Iran’s nuclear deal.
The EU has vowed to help Iran join the World Trade Organization, he said.
Topics on fight against terrorism and extremism, humanitarian issues, and the refugees’ crisis, were also discussed between the two senior officials.