By Iran Review
Iranian Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi expresses hope that the next round of talks between Iran and world powers will give the West the chance to establish trust.
“Iran wishes for peace, stability and security in the region and the world. The Iranian culture is one of peace, friendship and expansion of ties with other countries,” Salehi said.
Referring to Iran’s peaceful nuclear activities, Salehi added that Tehran will not give up its nuclear rights as a signatory to the nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) and a member of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).
The Iranian official went on to say that, “Iran has endured all problems and restrictions for more than three decades to preserve its political independence and is determined continue on this path.”
“I think the upcoming talks will be better than the previous ones,” Salehi said, expressing hope that a step forward would be taken during the next round of negotiations.