Original title: Iranian nuclear countries and Iran negotiated a final comprehensive agreement to reach a framework document. The next round of talks restarted in March.
International online reports (Reporters Zhang Xiwei, Liu Suyun): A new round of Iranian nuclear issue The dialogue between the six countries (United States, Britain, France, Russia, China and Germany) and Iran ended in the Austrian capital Vienna on the morning of the 20th. EU Senior Minister for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Catherine · Ashton and Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif said in a media statement jointly read after the meeting that the parties set up the first four months to negotiate a comprehensive agreement on the Iranian nuclear issue. Issues and timetables, and agreed that the next round of talks will continue in Vienna on March 17.
This round of talks in Vienna was the first round of the Iranian nuclear dialogue held after the Iranian nuclear issue and the Iranian nuclear issue reached a first-phase agreement on the settlement of the Iranian nuclear issue at the end of November last year. As the first round of negotiations to promote the final resolution of the Iranian nuclear issue, the main goal of the Vienna talks is to determine the agenda and framework for future negotiations. After the current round of talks, Ashton positively evaluated the results of this round of talks.
Ashton said: “We have had three days of fruitful talks and identified all the relevant issues that will be covered in the final comprehensive agreement of the Iranian nuclear issue. ”
At this time, Ashton, who was in Vienna, was not relaxed. After the talks, she immediately rushed back to Brussels to host a special meeting of the EU foreign ministers on the situation in Ukraine. Despite the sudden changes in the situation in Ukraine, the current round of Iranian nuclear talks has accelerated the discussion process, but the three-day high-intensity talks at various levels ultimately led to a rough framework for the agenda and timetable for the next comprehensive agreement negotiations. :“ In addition to the political talks, we have started a technical discussion to determine the framework for the first four months of talks. Technical experts will hold talks in early March. On March 17th, we will once again convene the six-nation Iranian talks with Iran in Vienna. I and Zarif will preside over this meeting. ”
After determining the agenda for the final agreement negotiations, Ashton and Zarif both regarded the Vienna talks as a good start, so when they met with the media together, Ashton and Zha Reeve is smiling and looks very relaxed. After Ashton’s media statement in English, Zarif read the same statement in Persian, the official language of Iran, but the two did not answer any reporter questions. Because the two people read the same content, the site did not provide simultaneous interpretation, but this still makes some reporters who are looking forward to capturing information from Zarif’s speech feel a little anxious. Zarif made a very humorous explanation for this, immediately causing the laughter of Ashton and the reporters on the spot: “This is the same statement, only Persian.” It takes a little longer to make a statement in Persian. (Laughter) Please don’t worry, I didn’t say anything that she (Ashton) didn’t say. (Laughter, Persian continues)”
Although the current round of the Vienna talks ended in such a relaxed and positive atmosphere, then when the negotiations entered a more substantive and detailed phase, the parties It will face more difficulties and more time, thus pushing for a comprehensive agreement to finally resolve the Iranian nuclear issue.
Responsible Editor: Zhang Xiaofang