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Iranian nuclear negotiators arrive in Moscow

IRNA - Islamic Republic News Agency

Moscow, June 17, IRNA -- Iran’s team of nuclear negotiators, led by Secretary of the Supreme National Security Council Saeed Jalili, arrived in the Russian capital Sunday.

Jalili and his delegation are to hold nuclear talks with the Group 5+1- the US, Britain, Russia, China and France plus Germany- on June 18-19.

The two sides have already held three rounds of talks in Istanbul and Baghdad.

In Moscow, Iran and the sextet are to discuss Tehran's five-point proposal.

During her latest phone conversation with Jalili, the European Union foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton said that Moscow talks will focus on Iran’s package of five proposals.

Iran and the six world powers wrapped up their last meeting in Baghdad on May 24 after two days of negotiations, and agreed to hold new talks on June 18 and 19.

Islamic Republic News Agency/IRNA NewsCode: 1021117

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