Iran negotiators arrive in New York for NPT conference, nuclear talks
Iran's delegation of nuclear negotiators has arrived in New York to attend the 2015 Review Conference of the Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT), Press TV reported.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif heads the team, which left Tehran early on Sunday.
Reports said that Iran and the P5+1 group of countries will also hold deputy and expert-level talks over Tehran's nuclear work on the sidelines of the event.
Zarif, who will deliver a speech at the event, is scheduled to hold separate meetings with US Secretary of State John Kerry, EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini, and some foreign ministers of the P5+1 during the trip.
The latest round of talks between representatives of Iran and the P5+1 - the United States, Russia, China, France, Britain, and Germany - ended in Vienna on April 24. The three-day talks were held with the aim of drafting the text of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) based upon a mutual understanding reached in Lausanne, Switzerland, on April 2.