Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, key figure in scrapped nuclear pact, resigns via Instagram as Syria’s Bashar al-Assad arrives to meet Ayatollah Khamenei

//Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, key figure in scrapped nuclear pact, resigns via Instagram as Syria’s Bashar al-Assad arrives to meet Ayatollah Khamenei

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, key figure in scrapped nuclear pact, resigns via Instagram as Syria’s Bashar al-Assad arrives to meet Ayatollah Khamenei

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, a relative moderate who played a pivotal role in negotiating the 2013 nuclear pact that US President Donald Trump scrapped, announced his resignation Monday on his Instagram page.The ministry confirmed the resignation, according to Iranian state news agency IRNA. President Hassan Rowhani has yet to accept Zarif’s resignation, state news reported.Zarif wrote on his Instagram page that he was thankful to have served the Iranian people and apologised…

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By | 2019-02-25T23:38:05+00:00 February 25th, 2019|World|Comments Off on Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, key figure in scrapped nuclear pact, resigns via Instagram as Syria’s Bashar al-Assad arrives to meet Ayatollah Khamenei