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Iran deal and Middle East region top Federica Mogherini's agenda this week

27/07/2015 - 00:00
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The High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini travels to Saudi Arabia and Iran this week.

HR/VP Federica Mogherini

Today the High Representative will travel to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on an official visit. She will meet with the Saudi authorities including the Minister of Foreign Affairs H.E Adel Al Jubeir to discuss bilateral relations with Saudi Arabia, regional issues as well as the aftermath of the agreement reached on 14 July on the Iranian nuclear issue. The visit will also be a chance for both sides to discuss other international issues of common interest. 

On Tuesday 28 July, the HR/VP Federica Mogherini will visit the Islamic Republic of Iran. This visit comes following the historic agreement on Iran nuclear programme. The trip will be an opportunity to discuss the implementation of the agreement, on which the High Representative will continue to play a coordinating role. Regional and bilateral issues between the European Union and Iran will also feature on the agenda. During her visit, the High Representative Federica Mogherini will meet her counterpart Javad Zarif, Iranian Foreign Minister, and representatives of Iranian authorities.



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