Excessive demands hindering Iran deal: Zarif


ZARIBeirut, June 06: Iran and the P5+1 group of countries are drawing up the draft of a final deal on Tehran’s civilian nuclear programme, Iran’s foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said, stressing that excessive demands are a significant obstacle during this regard.

Speaking to the Lebanese al-Manar tv on Friday, Zarif said that Iran and the six countries have found answers and solutions to all problems and are were within the drafting stage.

“My understanding is that ways can perpetually be found to settle technical problems, however what hinders progress within the talks is growing demands or any decide to introduce new problems,” the Iranian minister said.

He expressed hope that if the 2 sides remained committed to a mutual affection they reached in Lausanne, Switzerland, on April 2, and create efforts to decode its details, they’ll move forward and reach a final comprehensive agreement.

The top Iranian diplomat said he command a gathering along with his Russian and Chinese counterparts Sergei Lavrov and Wang Yi, severally, within the Moscow, Moscow, on the sidelines of the summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Council of Ministers of Foreign Affairs and also the High-level “Security and Stability within the SCO Region” Conference.