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Araqchi: Russia Iran’s priority to sign post-JCPOA contracts

Tehran, July 31, Deputy Foreign Minister for Legal and International Affairs Abbas Araqchi pointed to Russia as Iran's priority to ink contracts in post- JCPOA era.

Araqchi made the remarks in a ceremony held Monday to sign contract between the Industrial Development and Renovation Organization of Iran (IDRO) and Russia Transmashholding Company.

'We won't forget those friends, specially Russia, who stand by Iran in sanctions era,' he said.

He went on to say that signing contracts like Total, IDRO and the current contract as well shows that cooperation is still underway between Iran, European and Asian countries.

During the meeting, Araqchi appreciated IDRO and Transmashholding for signing the contract.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency

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