Press Releases, 5/24/2016
Foreign Minister of the Islamic Republic of Iran Mohammad Javad Zarif to Finland
Press release 98/2016
24 May 2016
The Foreign Minister of the Islamic Republic of Iran, Mohammad Javad Zarif, will visit Finland and hold bilateral discussions with Minister for Foreign Affairs Timo Soini on Tuesday 31 May. The discussions will focus on the bilateral relations between Finland and Iran, regional questions in the Middle East and the Persian Gulf, the relations between the EU and Iran, and other topical international issues.
Foreign Minister Zarif will also meet, among others, President of the Republic Sauli Niinistö and Speaker of Parliament Maria Lohela. Foreign Minister Zarif will be accompanied by a large business delegation.
Inquiries: Riikka Taivassalo, Special Adviser to the Foreign Minister, tel. +358 295 351 960 and Kirsikka Lehto-Asikainen, Director, Unit for the Middle East and North Africa, tel. +358 295 351 851.
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