Brussels, 8 March 2014
EU High Representative Catherine Ashton visits Iran
Catherine Ashton, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice President of the Commission, visits Iran this weekend, for a series of high-level meetings.
The High Representative will meet Hassan Rouhani, Iranian President, and Mohammad Javad Zarif, Foreign Minister, as well as other senior officials and representatives from leading Civil Society organisations.
HR/VP Ashton and Minister Zarif will hold a press conference on Sunday 9 March at 10.15 (local time) at the Foreign Ministry.
Images of the visit will be available on Europe by Satellite,