French Foreign Minister Arrives in Tehran

July 29, 2015 10:09 AM

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French Foreign Minister Arrives in Tehran

TEHRAN — The French foreign minister arrived in Tehran on Wednesday, one of the first visits by what is likely to be a string of officials from European countries seeking closer economic and political ties with Iran following the nuclear agreement earlier this month.

The minister, Laurent Fabius, has been a deeply hated figure here for his stance during the nuclear talks, which was perceived by many Iranians to have been particularly harsh. Those talks concluded on July 14, preparing the way for lifting sanctions and opening a path for foreign businesses and inv...

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