Zarif says he is in Japan to discuss US provocative measures

Tehran, May, IRNA – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said upon arrival in Tokyo on Wednesday that he is in Japan at the invitation of his Japanese counterpart to discuss US provocative acts.

Upon arrival in Tokyo International Airport, he added that after the US created tensions, it was necessary to hold consultations with the major Iranian partners.

“I am in Japan at the invitation of my Japanese counterpart who was interested to discuss the issue,” he said, noting that he is scheduled to talk about the issue on May 16.

Zarif arrived in Tokyo from New Delhi where he discussed bilateral issues and regional and international developments with senior Indian officials.

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