Held productive meetings with my counterparts from #India, #Luxembourg, #Vietnam, and #Finland. Bilateral & int'l issues were discussed. More meetings planned for the afternoon. President Ebrahim Raisi will give his virtual #UNGA speech later today.
FMs of #Japan and #Finland had separate phone conversations with #Iran FM @JZarif, discussing the #JCPOA, bilateral and regional issues. Japan FM hoped he will visit Tehran soon. Finnish FM said European FMs will hold a meeting in Helsinki Policy Forum & invited Zarif to attend.
#Iran's Foreign Minister @JZarif (in a joint presser with #Finland's FM): Iran is after deescalation while the US is after escalation … US has issued a political warrant [on the seizure of Iran-operated oil tanker] which is illegal.
President of Iran Chamber of Commerce said on Tuesday that the chamber has plans to promote relations with Finland, referring to opening Iran-Finland Joint Chamber of Commerce within the next three weeks.
#Iran's Foreign Minister @JZarif met #Finland's Minister for Development Cooperation and Foreign Trade. Zarif, in the meeting, said that the «unilateral measures of the US will not remain limited to Iran, and the measures have also targeted other European partners».