An informed member of the Iranian nuclear negotiation team has said that Iran and the six global powers (the US, UK, France, Russia, China, and Germany) will resume talks next Monday, March 2. Iranian negotiating team and the American counterparts kicked off nuclear talks on Friday, Feb. 20, in Geneva at deputy level.
The announcement came after the talks ended their latest round of talks on Monday evening.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and US Secretary of State John Kerry met on Sunday evening along with US Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz and Iran’s Atomic Energy Organization's chief, Ali Akbar Salehi.
Zarif said the inclusion of Moniz and Salehi reflected a need for authorities with necessary expertise and with all-embracing command over all technical issues.
Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for International and Legal affairs left Tehran on Monday night to meet IAEA Secretary General Yukiya Amano.
The second round of talks between Kerry and Zarif was held on Monday. There was no immediate word on the outcome of the discussions after the meeting ended.