On Wednesday, January 19, Russian President Vladimir Putin will hold talks in Moscow with his Iranian counterpart Ebrahim Raisi, the Kremlin press service reports.
It is specified that during the conversation, the leaders of the two countries will discuss “the whole range of issues of bilateral cooperation, including the implementation of joint projects in the trade and economic sphere, as well as current international and regional topics.”
The issue of the implementation of the Joint Comprehensive Action Plan (JCPOA) on the Iranian nuclear program will be touched upon.
Earlier, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov indicated that Putin and Raisi would conduct an “inventory” of the bilateral agenda during the meeting. Before that, the head of the Russian Foreign Ministry announced progress in restoring the nuclear deal on Iran.
On Monday, January 17, he spoke by phone with his Iranian counterpart Hossein Amir Abdollahian, discussing with him the restoration of the JCPOA on Iran’s nuclear program.