Catherine Ashton holds meeting with Secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council

Photo: Catherine Ashton holds meeting with Secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council / Iran

Baku, Azerbaijan, Mar. 9

By Rahim Zamanov - Trend:

The visiting European Union's foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton held a meeting with Secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani o Mar. 9, Iran's IRNA News Agency reported.

Ashton has already held several meetings with high-ranking Iranian officials including President Hassan Rouhani, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, and the country's Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani on Sunday.

EU's foreign policy chief arrived in Tehran on Saturday for an official visit.

Iran's nuclear energy program as well as relations with the European Union will be at the heart of the talks.

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