Turkish FM to meet EU's Ashton in Istanbul ahead of Iran talks

Ashton will be in Istanbul on Thursday to meet Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu ahead of nuclear talks between world powers and Iran.

Turkish FM to meet EU's Ashton in Istanbul ahead of Iran talks

EU's foreign affairs chief Catherine Ashton will be in Istanbul on Thursday to meet Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu ahead of nuclear talks between world powers and Iran.

The five permanent members of the U.N. Security Council --Britain, China, France, Russia and the United States-- plus Germany will meet Iranian officials in Istanbul on January 21 and 22.

Ashton and Davutoglu will meet as part of preparations for nuclear talks, Turkish Foreign Ministry said in a statement on Tuesday.

The meeting between Davutoglu and Ashton will also discuss relations between Turkey and EU, as well as regional and international issues, the statement added.


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