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    Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, right, gestures with European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini.

    EU Foreign Policy Chief Discusses Syria With Iranian FM During Tehran Visit

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    EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini and Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif discussed on Saturday the situation in Syria.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Along with the Syrian issue, the diplomats also discussed Iran-EU cooperation, the IRNA news agency reported.

    Mogherini arrived in Tehran on Friday and later on Saturday she is going to meet with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani.

    On Friday, Zarif met with his Russian and Syrian counterparts in Moscow to discuss the situation in the war-torn Syria.

    Moscow, Tehran and Damascus agreed that the Syrian peaceful settlement has no alternatives.

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