Dec 9, 2017, 5:44 PM
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Iran, UK discuss JCPOA, economic cooperation

Tehran, Dec 9, IRNA – Visiting British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson conferred on Saturday with his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif on commitments of all parties in dealing with sound implementation of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) and expansion of economic, banking and commercial cooperation between the two countries.

British foreign secretary is now on a two-day official visit to Iran.

In the meeting, the two sides examined various topics such as expansion of economic, banking cooperation along with regional developments mainly the commitments of all parties in dealing with the JCPOA.

Britain believes that the JCOPA is of prime importance and underlined his country's commitment for implementation of the treaty, British foreign secretary said.

He also called for the expansion of cooperation and relations between the two countries.

Before the meeting, British foreign secretary conferred with Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani on issues of mutual interest.

During his two-day official visit, Boris Johnson is to confer with a number of high-ranking Iranian officials.


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