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Iranian president expected in Austria in July

VIENNA, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani is expected to Austria on July 4, coinciding with the nation takeover of the European Union Chairmanship, sources at the presidential bureau said on Thursday.

Austrian Press Agency quoted the sources as saying that Austrian President Alexander Van der Bellen had invited Rouhani to visit Vienna.

APA noted that the planned visit would come amid uncertainties regarding destiny of the nuclear deal between Iran and major powers, inked on July 14, 2015, after Washington’s unilateral withdrawal from the deal.

Source: Kuwait News Agency