TEHRAN, Oct. 19, 2013, (Press TV) Irans Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has been invited to Majlis to deliver a report on the recent negotiations between the Islamic Republic and six major world powers on Tehrans nuclear energy program.
Zarif and Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi, who was Irans chief nuclear negotiator in the talks, will brief the National Security and Foreign Policy Committee of Majlis on the Geneva meetings Sunday, said Mansour Haqiqatpour who is the deputy chairman of the committee.
Iran and the five permanent members of the UN Security Council - the United States, China, Russia, France and Britain - plus Germany held two days of negotiations over Tehrans nuclear energy program behind closed doors in the Swiss city of Geneva on October 15-16.
During a meeting on October 15, Zarif presented Irans proposal titled "Closing an Unnecessary Crisis, Opening a New Horizon" to EU Foreign Policy Chief Catherine Ashton, and the representatives of the six countries. The two sides agreed to keep the details of the proposal confidential for the time being.
Following the negotiations, Ashton lauded the talks as the most "detailed" and "substantive" ever between the two sides, describing Irans new proposal as an "important contribution."
Iran and the six powers agreed to meet again in Geneva on November 7-8.