(ANSA) – TEHRAN, June 25 – Talks on Iranian nuclear power will resume in the next few days: this was stated by the EU’s high representative for foreign policy, Josep Borrell, on a visit to Tehran today.
“My visit to Tehran has one main objective: to give new impetus to the negotiations and get the JCPOA nuclear deal back on track,” wrote Borrell on Twitter. “Three months have passed since I put the Vienna talks on hold.
We need to stop the current escalation dynamic and accelerate our work. We have to close the deal now.
In the meeting with Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian we agreed to resume negotiations between Iran and the United States in the coming days, facilitated by my team, to resolve the latest outstanding issues. Our bilateral relations have enormous potential, but without a functioning JCPA we cannot fully develop our relations. I also raised pressing issues such as the staggering detention of European citizens in Iran and called for their release, “he added.
“The EU has decided to offer the Gulf countries deeper cooperation, for security, digital, green transition and trade – added Borrell -. And I cannot imagine the region without Iran, because you are fundamental. for the stability of the region. As the EU we want to strengthen our bilateral relations because I am convinced that we have great potential: our economies are complementary, we are big markets, we can do a lot on gas and oil. nuclear”. (HANDLE).