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G5+1 acknowledged Iranís right to peaceful nuclear energy: Ryabkov

IRNA - Islamic Republic News Agency

Moscow, April 15, IRNA -- Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said on Sunday that the Group 5+1 has confirmed the entitlement of the Islamic Republic of Iran to peaceful nuclear energy based on non-proliferation treaty (NPT).

Ryabkov made the above remarks in an interview with the Russian news agency Itar-Tass in Moscow on Sunday.

“The reality is that all participants in the nuclear talks between Iran and the Group 5+1 in Istanbul officially recognized and confirmed Iran’s right to peacefully nuclear energy according to NPT,” the Russian official added.

He pointed out that all participants in Istanbul meeting were satisfied with the outcome of Istanbul meeting and they believed that the talks were constructive.

“We achieved important agreements during the talks and came to valuable terms during the talks,” Ryabkov added.

Islamic Republic News Agency/IRNA NewsCode: 80080370

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