Jan 11, 2014, 7:36 PM
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Araqchi re-extends invitation to Ashton to visit Iran

Tehran, Jan 11, IRNA – Member of Iran's nuclear negotiating team Abbass Araqchi said on Saturday that he had re-invited the European Union foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton to visit Iran.

Speaking to IRNA, Araqchi said Foreign Minister Mohammad-Javad Zarif in his New York visit had invited Ashton to visit Iran and he repeated his invitation in Geneva.

Asked whether Ashton had welcomed the invitation, he said no decision has yet been taken to that effect.

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