Russian and Iranian FMs discuss Syria, Iran nuclear deal and Caspian summit
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif have held a meeting on the sidelines of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) events in Singapore.
"Two top diplomats discussed the Iran nuclear deal and preparations for the next Caspian summit," the Russian Foreign Ministry said in a statement.
According to the ministry, the parties "continued to discuss the situation surrounding the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) for Iran’s nuclear program, the Syria issue and preparations for the fifth Caspian summit."
The Russian and Iranian foreign ministers also touched upon bilateral cooperation, focusing on the implementation of agreements on boosting trade and economic ties.