Deputy FM Araqchi, German Diplomat Meet in Tehran
Jens Plotner, the political director of the German Foreign Ministry and the country"s chief negotiator for the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), met with Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Seyyed Abbas Araqchi in Tehran on Thursday.
In this meeting, the two diplomats discussed the latest developments regarding the Iran nuclear deal and Germany"s attempts to salvage it.
Asserting that Iran has run out of patience, Araqchi underlined the responsibilities of the remaining signatories after America"s decision to leave the deal and doubled down on the necessity of fulfilling those commitments in accordance with the four statements of the joint commission of the JCPOA.
Plotner, for his part, emphasized his country"s continued commitment to the JCPOA and said, "The European countries will push ahead with their efforts and consultations to meet Iran"s demands and save the JCPOA."
Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Islamic Republic of IRAN