Foreign Minister of Iran Mohammad Javad Zarif returned home from his one-day visit to Turkey Sunday night at the end of a trilateral meeting with his Russian and Turkish counterparts on Syria. The meeting was held in Antalya with Sergei Lavrov from Russia and Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu of Turkey.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif warned about the deteriorating and worrisome situation in Yemen, urging the international community to play a more effective and decisive role to end the “senseless” Saudi war on the impoverished country.
Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif extended his gratitude for global expressions of sympathy and offers of assistance over the Sunday earthquake that killed at least 430 people in western provinces of Iran.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has dismissed as “false and dangerous” accusations by Saudi Arabia's crown prince that Tehran has launched a “direct military aggression” against the kingdom that could be an act of war.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif denied allegations leveled by the US about Iran’s support for the Al-Qaeda terror group, describing the claims as an attempt to “whitewash” the truth about the role US allies had in the September 11, 2001 attacks.