Iranian, Russian Foreign Ministers Discuss Issues of Mutual Interest in Geneva Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif conferred with his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov on issues of mutual interest on the sidelines of the UN Human Rights Council meeting in Geneva. In the meeting, which took place in Geneva Monday noon, the two sides discussed bilateral relations and underlined strengthening of cooperation.
Zarif Confers with His Dutch Counterpart Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif conferred on Monday with his Dutch counterpart Bert Koenders and United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Raad Al Hussein on issues of mutual interests. Zarif is to deliver speech to the meeting of the United Nations Human Rights Council on Monday afternoon.
Zarif condemns arrest of opposition leader in Bahrain Foreign Minister Mohammad-Javad Zarif on Wednesday called for immediate release of Sheikh Ali Salman, al-Wefaq Shia community leader who was arrested after he took part in protest against general election in Bahrain.