YEREVAN, May 10. news-Armenia. The Iranian authorities are ready to negotiate with the United States on the exchange of prisoners without preconditions. This was stated on Sunday by the official representative of the Iranian government, Ali Rabia, TASS reports.
“We stated that without any preconditions we are ready to exchange all prisoners and negotiate on this issue with the US,” Khabar Online quoted him as saying.
At the same time, rabid added that ” so far, the Americans have not given an answer to this problem.”
On Tuesday, Reuters reported that the United States may soon deport the detained Iranian scientist Sirus Asgari from the country and exchange him for any of the us citizens detained in Iran. It is noted that an Iranian citizen has contracted coronavirus and is currently receiving medical care.
On March 27, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif called on the US to release the detained Iranian scientists. According to him, “even after the American courts have refuted the absurd charges, the US does not grant them a temporary release in connection with the coronavirus.”