Deputy Foreign Minister of the Islamic Republic of Iran for Political Affairs arrived in Moscow on Thursday evening to hold bilateral talks with his Russian counterpart on a new round of talks on lifting the sanctions imposed against Iran.

Iran PressEurope: Upon his arrival in Moscow, Ali Bagheri Kani said that under the agreement reached with the G4+1 countries, bilateral talks will be held with each of these countries to share views on lifting the US unlawful sanctions against the Iranian people. 

He expressed that the new talks will be held only with the aim of lifting the US unlawful sanctions.  

Kani added that the negotiations on the lifting of the oppressive and unlawful US sanctions will be resumed with the presence of three European countries, China and Russia.

This is his first working visit to Russia by Bagheri Kani as Iran's political deputy.

Examining the latest status of bilateral relations between Iran and Russia and consulting and exchanging views on the latest regional and international developments will be among the topics discussed by the Iranian delegation with the Russian side.

Bagheri Kani arrived in Brussels

After Thursday's talk between Bagheri Kani and Deputy Secretary-General of the European External Action Service Enrique Mora in Brussels, the two sides agreed to continue talks on removing Iran's sanctions.