Pointing to the "very bright prospect" for Tehran-Paris political and economic ties in the post-JCPOA era, Le Drian said new plans for stimulating monetary and banking interaction between France and Iran would be made public soon.
Zarif further accused the United States of failing to fulfill its commitments under the agreement.
Iran's foreign ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi, quoted by IRNA, said that Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif "has always met on the sidelines of such global summits with attending personalities and elites ... in the framework of preserving Iranian interests".
On Saturday, Deputy Chief of Staff and Spokesman of Iran's Armed Forces Brigadier General Massoud Jazzayeri announced that Tehran will hold talks on its missile program only if the United States and European countries destroy their atomic warheads and long-range missiles.
President Donald Trump has set a May 12 ultimatum for the European signatories to change the agreement. Le Drian also will inaugurate an exhibition called "The Louvre in Tehran" at the Iranian National Museum.
Zarif emphasized that the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), which is tasked with monitoring Iran's compliance with its nuclear-related commitments under the JCPOA, has verified the Islamic Republic's compliance with the deal in 10 reports.
As far as the Iranian regime is concerned, the deal has given it a breathing space, one with which to give its military the time it needs to work tirelessly towards a long-term project, which is to develop a nuclear-capable ICBM (intercontinental ballistic missile), with the ability to strike the eastern seaboard of the United States.
Last year's $5 billion gas exploration deal with French energy giant Total was the biggest in Iran since the nuclear accord, and showed French firms were willing to stand up to pressure from Washington.
"The condition for negotiations on Iran's missiles is the destruction of America's and Europe's nuclear weapons and long-range missiles", Brigadier General Masoud Jazayeri told the official IRNA news agency.
Iranian officials have repeatedly said that the country's missile and nuclear programs are intended for defensive purposes and are non-negotiable as they are "for peaceful purposes".
Le Drian is to hold meetings with President Hassan Rouhani and Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif.
The Iranian-backed Lebanese militant group Hezbollah is fighting alongside Syrian President Bashar Assad's forces.
According to the Iranian presidency's website, Rohani countered by telling Macron that countries selling weapons to Saudi Arabia and its allies must answer for "war crimes" being committed in Yemen.
Le Drian had been scheduled to visit Tehran earlier but postponed his trip after protests across Iran in late December and early January that saw at least 21 people killed.
French President Emmanuel Macron on Sunday voiced his support for the 2015 nuclear deal which limited Iran's nuclear activities in returns for the uplift of western sanctions against Tehran.
Chelsea had opted to play a front three of Pedro, Willian and Eden Hazard with the Belgian operating in the false nine position. We have to go game by game, try to win all of them and qualify for the Champions League .
According to Bob Nightengale of USA Today , the Seattle Mariners are close to signing a one-year deal with the 44-year-old. The Mariners could seek a free agent like Jon Jay or Carlos Gonzalez, though would likely offer just a one-year deal.
Once this all blows over, Qualcomm's shareholder meeting will be rescheduled to take place on or before the 6th of May. They were joined late Friday by five other members of Congress, led by Wisconsin Republican Mike Gallagher.
He's denied all allegations of non-consensual sex, but apologized for "the way I've behaved with colleagues in the past". The all-gold statue features Weinstein sitting on his infamous casting couch , which is propped on top of a red carpet.
Utica College in central NY sent messages on social media late Monday morning asking students to shelter in place. No shots have been fired and there have been no reported injuries, the school tweeted at around noon on Monday.
Khloe , who is expecting with Tristan Thompson , enjoyed a daytime shopping spree with her siblings, according to TMZ . After her pregnancy announcement, Khloe has continued to share photos of her baby bump.
Huge amounts of water saw pipes bursting as 130 engineer teams scrambled to fix "a large number of leaking pipes" in the capital. A number of water handout points have been set up in London to provide the worst affected people with fresh water.
Netanyahu has denied wrongdoing in all the graft probes, often saying, "There will be nothing because there is nothing". Further complicating the situation, Trump's point man, Jared Kushner, has lost his top secret security clearance.
Therefore it is better to describe the Euclidean approach. "There was nothing around the Big explosion", he said . Time is a "four-dimensional curved surface similar to the surface of the Earth, but with two dimensions".
Now new evidence has surfaced suggesting that the new " Call of Duty " title does exist and it may officially be revealed soon. Activision could also be working on a Battle Royale mode in the new Call of Duty title due to be released this year.
Instead, Arsenal were repeatedly pushed back with Cech forced to save well from Gross before Dunk wastefully headed over the bar. And they would have been level if Koscielny's header had not come back off a post.
Trump says he believes North Korea is 'sincere'
President Donald Trump is citing "possible progress" in talks with North Korea, but says it may also be "false hope". He said the North also promised not to use conventional or nuclear weapons against South Korea.
Billy Graham Laid to Rest in North Carolina Hometown
Graham, who preached to millions in person and through mass media televangelism, was being laid to rest at his Charlotte home. The pine casket lined with a mattress pad was made by prisoners at Louisiana State Penitentiary in Angola.
Former Oakland Raiders EDGE Aldon Smith checks into rehab
He was later signed by Oakland - and is now still under contract with Raiders organization - but hasn't played since 2015. Smith has been on the suspended list since November 2015 for violating the NFL's policy on substance abuse.
Apple is making its own high-end noise-cancelling headphones
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Turkey detains 12 Islamic State suspects, seeks 8 others
Embassy in Turkey announced that it has suspended operations on March 5 and 6 due to an unspecified security threat. An attack at a luxury Istanbul nightclub during New Year celebrations on January 1, 2017, killed 39 people.
SA Reacts To Worst Listeriosis Outbreak Yet
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