Iran’s Rouhani to make first-ever trip to Europe (UPDATE)
Details added (first version posted on 09:27)
Baku, Azerbaijan, Oct. 16
By Temkin Jafarov - Trend:
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani will on Nov. 14-15 visit Italy, the Fars news agency reported Oct. 16.
This will be Rouhani's first-ever trip to a European country.
During his visit, Rouhani will meet the Italian president, prime minister and other officials of the country.
Reportedly, the nuclear deal will be discussed during the Iranian president's visit to Rome.
The nuclear deal was reached between Iran and the P5+1 (the US, the UK, France, Russia, China and Germany) on July 14.
Under the deal, Iran will curb its nuclear program in exchange for a withdrawal of economic sanctions on the country.
Rouhani, during his visit to Italy, is also expected to mull bilateral relations, economic ties, developments in Syria and Iraq, and international issues.