Positive development gained from ongoing negotiations in Vienna: Russian envoy

Vienna (IP) - Permanent Representative of Russia to International Organizations in Vienna welcomed Iran's agreement and called it a positive development.

Iran PressEurope: In his latest tweet released on Monday, Mikhail Ulyanov while referring to the news on the Iran-Iraq agreement to release Iran's frozen assets and pay its debts said: “It is a positive development from the viewpoint of the ongoing negotiations in Vienna aimed at restoration of full implementation of the JCPOA including US sanctions lifting.”

"Summing up the results of 2 weeks of deliberations on the JCPOA restoration, we can note with satisfaction that the negotiations entered the drafting stage," Permanent Representative of Russia to International Organizations in Vienna tweeted.

"Practical solutions are still far away, but we have moved from general words to agreeing on specific steps towards the goal," Russian Envoy Mikhail Ulyanov said.

Explaining the 10-clause agreement between Tehran and Baghdad to release Iran’s frozen currencies, the Secretary-General of the Iran-Iraq Joint Chamber of Commerce, Hamid Hosseini said on Monday: "It will take about a month to complete this process so that the trading trend can be returned to normal."

Abdul Nasser Hemmati, the Governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI), has announced that the volume of Iran's foreign exchange resources in Iraq is about five billion dollars.


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